13 MAGnet Mechatronics

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Natalie Absolum


There are no Prerequisites for this course.

However, there are limited places available each year and students maybe subject to Deans/DP approval. 

There is also further acknowledgement of commitment that is required by both parents and the student taking this course. An email will be sent to students that select this course and both student and parents are required to make a commitment to the course and attendance. This must be made before a place can be confirmed on this course.

The 13MAGnet Mechatronics course is run in partnership with Unitec. This would suit students who have an interest in electrical and mechanical systems, and robotics. Students spend one day a week at Unitec, this is a hands on course that will work towards approximately 15 Level 3 credits. 

This course will run at Unitec Mt Albert Campus on a Wednesday from 8.30am - 3pm.  Students will need to be willing to catch up on work from other lessons that they miss on the Wednesday. They will be provided with tutorials during the school week to help with this. Students and whānau will need to show a commitment to attendance in this course. Please register your interest in this subject by selecting it.



Career Pathways

Aeronautical Engineer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Product Assembler, Automotive Electrician, Electrical Engineer, Civil Engineering Technician/Draughtsperson, Mine/Quarry Manager, Telecommunications Engineer, Electronics Trades Worker, Electrical Engineering Technician, Lift Technician, Marine Engineer, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Technician, Electronics Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrician

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will need access to a device

Pathway Tags

Electronics Engineer, Aeronautical Engineer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Product Assembler, Retail Manager, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Buyer, Line Mechanic, Telecommunications Engineer, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Electronics Trades Worker, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Importer/Exporter, Locksmith