NCEA Level 2 Building and Construction

12TCB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Burr

The Level 2 Building and Construction course is a Level 2 and Level 3 Unit Standards based course that expands the skills learned in the Level 1 course.The practical work and associated design and theoretical components centre round such items as outdoor furniture and team construction of a timber fence and gate.

The students will gain specialised knowledge and experience during the design, planning and construction of various outdoor projects.

The skills learned should assist students in making informed choices about future educational and career options in a wide range of construction fields.


NCEA Level 2


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Costs will vary according to each student's choice of project. $100.00 will be charged with the school fees to cover the cost of the students take home project materials.


Recommended Prior Learning

12 credits from Level 1 Building and Construction Skills, or HOD approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22129 v4 Construct and maintain a basic residential fence and gate as a BCATS project
2
I
7
U.S. 24350 v3 Identify, select, use and maintain portable power tools for BCATS projects
2
I
6
U.S. 24354 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of health and safety legislation and apply safe working practices in a BCATS environment
2
I
4
U.S. 24360 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of timber and other construction materials used in BCATS projects
2
I
5
A.S. 91622 v3 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 3.22 - Implement complex procedures to make a specified product using a Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machine
3
I
4
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 4

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.