Technology Craft Workshops T2 EDUC2072

  • Academic Session: 2019-20
  • School: School of Education
  • Credits: 20
  • Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: No

Short Description

· To meet the practical standards and competences required of a teacher of Technological Education
· Have the knowledge, understanding and practical skills applicable to technological teaching
· Develop skills appropriate and beyond the current schools curriculum in technological education.
· Develop correct and safe working practices in the use of hand tools, portable power tools and fixed machinery.
· Appreciate the practical range, nature and limitations of common technological materials
· Develop skills in the use of wide range of technological materials.
· Interpret drawings and diagrams and produce components in Woodworking and Engineering
· Appreciate the need for statutory legislation within workshop environments.

Knowledge and skills to become more Progressively demanding in years 2 and 3

Timetable

All day Thursday

Main Assessment In: April/May

Course Aims

· To meet the practical standards and competences required of a teacher of Technological Education
· Have the knowledge, understanding and practical skills applicable to technological teaching
· Develop skills appropriate and beyond the current schools curriculum in technological education.
· Develop correct and safe working practices in the use of hand tools, portable power tools and fixed machinery.
· Appreciate the practical range, nature and limitations of common technological materials
· Develop skills in the use of wide range of technological materials.
· Interpret drawings and diagrams and produce components in Woodworking and Engineering
· Appreciate the need for statutory legislation within workshop environments.

Knowledge and skills to become more Progressively demanding in years 2 and 3

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

Woodworking - Manufacture of table using traditional construction methods

Draw to scale in orthographic and/or isometric all possible solutions
Preparation of cutting lists
Design and manufacture drawers using traditional construction (consider period)
Manufacture table to acceptable standards.
address the following benchmarks for ITE: 1.1.1; 1.1.2; 1.1.4; 2.4.1
develop the following core skills: Numeracy; Problem Solving

· Function and purpose of woodworking joints
· Correct setting and adjustment of woodworking hand tools
· Correct marking out and manufacture of woodworking joints
· Correct method of clamping and gluing frames.
· Integrate joints and associated problems (above) into practical models
· Drawing workshop rods for the production of woodworking projects.
· Correct and safe use of woodworking machines
· Correct and safe use of woodworking portable power tools

Engineering
· Correct setting, adjustment and use of engineering hand tools.
· Correct and accurate marking out methods.
· Safe working practices in the use of machinery including guards, electrical and personal hygiene
· Correct use of machine tools: Four jaws on centre lathe, offset turning, taper tiring using mandrel,
· Correct use and types of screw threads
· Use of hand forging tools
· Sheet metal methods
· Circuit building and principles of Pneumatics

Integrate skills and associated problems into practical models

Models
- Toolmakers clamp
- Cold chisel from high carbon steel
- Screw jack
- Depth gauge
- Tool tray (sheet metal)
- Tool box

Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits

Complete the work of the class