Waikato Trades Academy - Certificate in Electrical Engineering (Level 2)
About the programme
In this project based course our tutors will lead you through the electrical principles of basic magnetism and electromagnetism, basic understanding of electrical and electronic components, electrical mathematics and calculations, electrical circuit concepts, designing and the manufacture of an electronic project; all the while being carefully shown how to operate within a safe working environment.
NCEA level: Level 2
Number of credits: 30 credits
Programme structure: This course will run 1 day per week (8.30am - 3pm) during the school term.
Duration of programme: 32 days
Location: Wintec Rotokauri Campus, 51 Akoranga Rd, Hamilton
Entry criteria: To move on to year two you will need to have completed 80% of the available credits in year one, and 100% of the available credits relating to your chosen year two module. Candidates who do not meet this may be accepted at the discretion of the WTA.
Further details: www.youthguarantee.net.nz
You must enrol through school. See your Careers Advisor.
|5911||Explain basic Magnetism and Electromagnetism as applied to the Electrotechnology industry||4||1||1|
|5922||Use cutting tools and machines in the performance of electrical installation and maintenance||5||2||2|
|6626||Demonstrate knowledge of electrical and electronic components||6||2||3|
|17799||Demonstrate knowledge of testing for electrical safety for electrical appliance servicing - single phase||6||2||2|
|18239||Demonstrate introductory knowledge of circuit concepts and measurements for electronics||7||2||5|
|18241||Demonstrate knowledge of basic electronic systems||7||2||5|
|18243||Construct a simple electronic product from a supplied circuit schematic||5||2||6|
|23751||Demonstrate knowledge of electrical calculations and theory, test instruments, and components of electrical equipment||3||2||6|
|Total NZQA Credits||30|