LADE302 – Timber Construction

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Module code
Module title
Timber Construction
The aim of this module is to develop student’s skill in constructing timber features for landscape work.
  • SX1702
NZQA Level
Level 3
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Teaching and Learning Strategy
As per Ako: Teaching and Learning Directions – Project-based learning; Flipped Classroom; Blended Learning; Work-integrated Learning; Inclusive Practices
Learning Outcomes
1. Construct timber features for landscape work.
? Tool and equipment preparation
? Selecting, measuring and preparing materials for construction
? Timber feature construction
? Stains, paints, and finishings
? Selecting, using and applying fastening and fixings
? Wearing PPE for task
? Working safely around people and machinery on site
? Cleaning and storing tools and equipment after use.
Assessment Criteria
Assessment in this module is mixed mode. Students must gain a minimum mark of 50% in the achievement-based assessments and meet all the requirements of the competency-based assessments including carrying out all tasks in a safe manner and to industry standard to be eligible for a final grade for this module. The final grade will be based on the marks from the achievement-based assessment tasks. Where there are only competency components, pass or fail will be awarded.
Learning and Teaching Resource
? Tutorial notes, exercises and readings, flexible, blended learning focus on content and material, as projects for project based learning.
? Interactive Moodle platform.