Level 1 Electronics

100ELE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Gillespie

The course is based on the study of electricity and its technological applications. It is a course that involves a lot of hands-on practical work, with an emphasis on construction of simple circuits, robots and analysing how they work.  The course includes programming with Arduino.


Pathway

Level 2 Electronics, Level 2 Mechanical Engineering

Recommended Entry Criteria

Year 10 Mechanical Engineering, Year 10 Materials Technology, Year 10 Technology or see HOD.

A sound understanding of Science and Mathematics is recommended.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91050 v4 Generic Technology 1.7 - Demonstrate understanding of the role of subsystems in technological systems
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91057 v4 Construction and Mechanical Technologies 1.20 - Implement basic procedures using resistant materials to make a specified product
1
I
6
A.S. 91881 v1 Digital Technologies 1.5 - Develop an electronics outcome
1
I
6
Y
A.S. 91883 v1 Digital Technologies 1.7 - Develop a computer program
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Disclaimer

At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate.  However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.

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