L3 Automotive Engineering

AUT32
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hite

This practical enriched course of medium complexity is designed towards providing ‘hands on’ experience for students interested in the automotive industry and related trades. Students will work collaboratively in groups and learn how to dismantle, rebuild and tune a four cylinder 4 stroke petrol engine to a running state. Valuable skills encompassed in this course include auto electrical, mig, spot welding and gas welding. Students may also under supervision carry out basic maintenance on their own vehicles. Theoretical study is undertaken.

Level 2 and 3 industry unit standards are available for those who want to pursue a career path in Automotive Engineering or related trades.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$90 Project


Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of AUT22 or Leader of Learning's decision.


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 3856 v9 Identify emergency procedures in the motor and related industries
3
I
2
U.S. 23743 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of general legislation and regulations in the motor industry
3
I
2
U.S. 30477 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines
3
I
4
U.S. 30480 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems and engine coolant
3
I
2
U.S. 30568 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of brake systems
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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