ELT1
This course requires 2 options.

Electronics - Level 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Jackson

The study of electronics, both theory and practical.
• Skills eg soldering, using a multimeter, circuit construction
• Knowledge of electrical circuits, electrical components, electronic systems, simple calculations


Course Overview

Term 1
Soldering
Atomic Principles(achievement standard)

Term 2
Magnets (Unit Standard)
Components (Unit Standard)

Term 3
Electricity and Magnetism (Achievement Standard)
Programming (Achievement Standard)

Term 4
Capacitors and diodes (unit standard

Pathway

Prerequisites

Open Entry but preference will be given to those who have passed their end of year examinations at Year 10 or those who were successful in passing Year 10 electronics.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 5909 v5
NZQA Info
Explain basic atomic principles as applied to the electrotechnology industry
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 1
Term: 1, Week: 2
Term: 1, Week: 3

U.S. 5911 v5
NZQA Info
Explain basic magnetism and electromagnetism as applied to the electrotechnology industry
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 4
Term: 1, Week: 5
Term: 2, Week: 5

U.S. 6626 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of electrical and electronic components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9

U.S. 15846 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of capacitors and semiconductor diodes
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 2, Week: 9

U.S. 15849 v6
NZQA Info
Perform manual soldering and de-soldering procedures for electrotechnology work
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 5
Term: 2, Week: 6

A.S. 90941 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.2 - Investigate implications of electricity and magnetism for everyday life
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 7
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 2, Week: 9
Term: 2, Week: 10

A.S. 91881 v1
NZQA Info
Digital Technologies 1.5 - Develop an electronics outcome
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 5
Term: 3, Week: 6
Term: 3, Week: 7
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 10

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 6
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 4

Disclaimer

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