WCO3
This course requires 2 options.

NCEA L3 Wine Cellar Operations

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss R. Kane

NZ School of Winegrowing Wine Cellar Operations is a full-year course. Students are expected to go to NMIT one day per week on a Trades course in which, over a 2 year period they will work towards a Level 3 Certificate in Cellar Operations. Students will also be expected to participate in a Vintage. 

During their classes at school, students will design a product around wine and wine production. The student will need to follow the design process in developing a more complex outcome, with ongoing feedback from real-world stakeholders, in order to develop a more refined outcome.

Students will also learn about Tourism in New Zealand and how it relates to the Wine Industry. 


 


Course Overview

Term 1
Students will attend NMIT one day per week as part of the Trades Academy. This will work towards a Certificate in Cellar Operations Level 3.
During class time, students will investigate an opportunity or need for a grape-themed outcome in consultation with stakeholders.

Term 2
Students will attend NMIT one day per week as part of the Trades Academy. This will work towards a Certificate in Cellar Operations Level 3.
During class time, students will investigate an opportunity or need for a grape-themed outcome in consultation with stakeholders.

Term 3
Students will continue to work on their grape-themed product and design a suitable outcome. They will also learn about Tourism in New Zealand and Australia and how it relates to the Wine Industry.

Recommended Prior Learning

No prior learning is required but an interest in Wine Production would be beneficial.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will need a 1B5 book.

Pathway

This is a full year course.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 29 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18211 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of Australia as a tourist destination

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18212 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of New Zealand as a tourist destination

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91608 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.1 - Undertake brief development to address an issue within a determined context

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

4
4
4
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91610 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.3 - Develop a conceptual design considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91611 v3
NZQA Info
Generic Technology 3.4 - Develop a prototype considering fitness for purpose in the broadest sense

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

6
6
6
6
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 29
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 16
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.