- Code: AUTO.4115
- Fee: $819*
- Level: 4
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Automotive
|Time in class||40 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||January, June|
Whakatane intake: January Only
|Location||Rotorua (Mokoia), Taupo, Whakatane|
The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand the operation of 2- and 4-stroke petrol and diesel engines, disassemble and reassemble engines, assess the mechanical condition of engines, and carry out engine tuning.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Explain the operation of a 2- and 4-stroke petrol and diesel engine.
- Carry out basic tuning on a 4-stroke petrol engine.
- Disassemble and reassemble a four cylinder, 4-stroke engine to a running state.
- Assess the mechanical condition of an engine and carry out major engine tuning.
Embedded unit standards or achievement standards
|Explain the operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines||231||2||4|
|Carry out basic tuning on a four stroke petrol engine||243||2||4|
|Disassemble and reassemble a four cylinder four stroke engine to a running state||244||2||6|
For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework
*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.
*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016
Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017