13ME4

13 Mechanical Engineering 4

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr B. Murphy

Students will
• Continue on from Level 2 Mechanical Engineering, gaining a higher level of engineering skills
• Develop advanced skills with the equipment used in Level 2
• Working on projects of a more complex nature
• Create a working/functioning engineering mechanism/model

The Unit and Assessment standards listed below are indicative only and may change.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13ME4 - Supplementary costs: Approx $80

Prerequisites

Completed Level 2 Mechanical Engineering (12ME4)
OR HoD approval


Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91625 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.25 - Demonstrate understanding of a complex machine

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91624 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.24 - Demonstrate understanding of a structural system
3
3
3

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91620 v3
NZQA Info
Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.20 - Implement complex procedures to integrate parts using resistant materials to make a specified product
6
6
6

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20799 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of common engineering metals

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 6
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.