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Mechanical Engineering Level 3

Leading to the New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Level 3)


TC1701

  • Semester 1 starts 23 January 2017
  • Semester 2 starts 17 July 2017
  • 1 year full-time
  • Fee Guideline: $6,796 
  • Wintec Rotokauri Campus, Hamilton. Modern Transport Engineers in Hamilton

If you’re interested in working as an operator or in a trade assistant role (under limited supervision), in areas of specialisation, in the mechanical engineering, construction, mechanical building services, manufacturing or fabrication industries, this is the programme for you. 

This programme will give you a good foundation of hands-on skills and knowledge of the mechanical engineering industry and mechanical engineering theory.

​VIEW THE MODULES OF STUDY​ HERE​

Schedule of Modules

Module CodeModule TitleLevelCreditsPre-RequisitesCo-RequisitesAssessment Standard
MECH302​Mechanical Engineering Health and Safety
3
15

N/A
MECH303​Mechanical Engineering Trade Skills
3
15

N/A
MECH304​Mechanical Engineering Measurement
3
15

N/A
MECH305​Mechanical Engineering Materials
3
15

N/A
MECH306​Tools and Equipment
3
15

N/A
MECH307​Fitting
3
15

N/A
MECH308​Machining
3
15

N/A
MECH309​Fabrication
3
15

N/A
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Entry Requirements:

Open Entry. Selection criteria applicable.

As some of the practical components within this programme are considered high risk, students will be required to submit to an initial drug screen as per Wintec’s Drug and Alcohol Policy. 

Applicants who have English as a second language must have a minimum IELTS Academic band score of 5 across all bands; or equivalent.

Download the full programme regulations:

Career/further opportunities:

Graduates will have the skills and knowledge to work as: mechanical engineers, refrigeration/ heating/air-conditioning technicians, line mechanics, plastics technicians, mining engineers, fabrication engineers.

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