Level 2 Automotive

202AUT
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Leilua

This course provides alternative pathway opportunities and guidance for students to discover and achieve their aspirations in the field of automotive engineering. Students will work towards achieving a National Certificate in automotive Engineering Level 2 qualification through practical and theory courses, site visits and generic employment skills.  Students will also attend a year long course at UNITEC (1 x day per week, 30 weeks – 23 credits).  


Course Overview

Semester 1
Mechanical engineering (automotive).
Computer Presentation software.
General locations and functions of systems.
Hand tools and equipment.
Good work habits, safe working practices and
emergency procedures.
Changing brake fluid and bleeding brakes.
Brake systems theory.
Balancing a wheel

Semester 2
Mechanical engineering (automotive).
Operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel
engines.
Hand tools and equipment.
Removing and replacing wheels.

Pathway

Level 3 Automotive

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workboots (Compulsory)
Trades Academy Shirt (Compulsory)


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 229 v10 Identify the general locations and functions of motor vehicle systems and main components
2
I
4
U.S. 231 v11 Demonstrate knowledge of the operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines
2
I
4
U.S. 3856 v9 Identify emergency procedures in the motor and related industries
3
I
2
U.S. 4261 v6 Identify legal rights and obligations in relation to motor vehicle ownership and operation
2
I
3
U.S. 15408 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle documentation and primary systems of a vehicle
2
I
4
U.S. 21688 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of disassembling and reassembling a four stroke multi-cylinder engine
2
I
3
U.S. 21718 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous materials used in the motor industry
2
I
2
U.S. 21722 v1 Balance wheels off a vehicle in the motor industry
2
I
2
U.S. 21859 v1 Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application
2
I
2
U.S. 21869 v4 Remove and replace road wheels on a vehicle
2
I
1
U.S. 29579 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of good work habits and safe work practices in the automotive industry
2
I
4
U.S. 30476 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of tools and equipment used in the motor industry
2
I
2
U.S. 30478 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lubricants
2
I
2
U.S. 30518 v1 Bleed a hydraulic brake system
3
I
2
U.S. 30568 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of brake systems
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 41 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 41 credits.

Pathway Tags

Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Industrial Spray Painter, Vehicle Groomer/Cleaner, Recycler/Dismantler, Tow Truck Operator, Tyre Technician, Mining Engineer, Survey Technician, Aeronautical Engineer, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Aircraft Refueller, Electronics Engineer, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Metal Worker, Boat Builder, Fabrication Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Building and Construction Manager, Line Mechanic, Surveyor, Civil Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Electronics Trades Worker, Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer, Driller, Geologist, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Engineering Machinist, Welder, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Project Manager, Scaffolder, Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator, Network Administrator


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