12ARM

Level 2 Automotive Technology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Brinsden

This combination of trades related courses is seen as a pathway to potential careers and future employment with the automotive industry.

There is the single line option Automotive Repair and Maintenance (ARM). This is a single line option that will offer students instruction and understanding of basic vehicle body repair and mechanical maintenance.

Level 2 Automotive Technology has been designed to provide senior students with unit standard credits in automotive technology. There are eight level 2 unit standards, worth a total of 18 credits, available over the 15 week school semester. The progress of the students is dependent on their ability and application. Students who complete this course will be eligible for further study towards the Manukau Institute of Technology Certificate of Achievement in Automotive Technology Level 2.

You will learn to:
• demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems
• demonstrate knowledge of workshop tools and equipment
• demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle systems and components
• demonstrate knowledge of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines
• work safely in an automotive body repair workshop


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Credit Information

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

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 21869 v4
NZQA Info
Remove and replace road wheels on a vehicle
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21859 v1
NZQA Info
Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21722 v1
NZQA Info
Balance wheels off a vehicle in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21716 v2
NZQA Info
Select and apply lubricants and sealants for automotive and related industry applications
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21686 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21680 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lubricants and sealants
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21670 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of general engineering tasks in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21669 v4
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of hand tools and workshop equipment for motor industry applications
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 16113 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices in an automotive workshop
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 2387 v7
NZQA Info
Assemble mechanical components under supervision
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 233 v10
NZQA Info
Service a lead-acid automotive battery
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 231 v11
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 26
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0