Technology Electronics Level 1

Technology Electronics Level 1 (Full Year) (L1ELECF)

This course is designed for students who want to learn both theoretical knowledge and practical exercises.  It covers basic concepts, interfacing and construction techniques of a specified electronic and embedded system and requires a Windows laptop to download and use the required software programs to simulate, design and program electronic circuits.

PREVIOUS STUDY : Successfully completed Year 9 and Year 10 Electronics
FURTHER STUDY : Level 2 Electronics (Full Year) or Level 2 Electronic Skills (Half Year)

Level Credits Lit / Num Full Title Method of
Assessment Opportunities Offered
18241 2 5 Demonstrate knowledge of basic electronic systems Assignment
91077 1 3 L1 Lit Digital Technologies 1.47 – Demonstrate understanding of basic concepts used in the design and construction of electronic Assignment
91078 1 3 Digital Technologies 1.48 – Implement basic interfacing procedures in a specified electronic environment Assignment


Vocational Pathways

rosette-fullThe NZ Qualifications authority has identified six categories of jobs.  The aim is improve the relevance of learning for students by indicating how their learning and achievement is valued by broad sectors of the workforce. Vocational Pathways enables employers to assess whether potential employees’ skills align with their industry requirements more easily. This will be a real advantage when they look for work and training opportunities in the sector.

Students now have access to their personalised Vocational Profile on the NZQA website and it is important to students use this as tool to plan their subjects.

More on vocational pathways can be found at  Vocational Pathways

  • Relevant Vocational Pathways links:
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing and Technology
  • Primary Industries
  • Service Industries
  • Social and Community Services
  • Creative Industries