OEC101

Outdoor Education Level 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Sitnikoff

Outdoor Education (101)

Kayaking, Sea kayaking, Rock climbing, Abseiling, Tramping, Camping, Mountain biking, Caving, Sailing, Risk management. Skiing/snowboarding optional. 

Students gain skills and knowledge at school and are assessed during afternoon or overnight trips. There are many opportunities for personal development, social collaboration, exploring nature and learning new skills in a range of challenging environments. 

Please note that numbers are strictly limited on this course. A number of places are available for International students. You have the opportunity to add a note about why you think you should be selected for this course. Safety on trips is very important so a students behaviour, ability to listen and self-manage will be considered when approving enrolments in this course.




Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$50 Equipment hire

Approximately $340 – 6 full days is required for off- site assessment and therefore has an attached cost for gear, travel, accommodation, instructor and assessor costs.

Recommended Prior Learning


Students need to show responsible behaviour and ability to follow instructions. Students should have an interest in the outdoors and not mind being cold and wet. They must have good time management skills as they will be required to complete assessments off-site, some over a few days.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 425 v6
NZQA Info
Experience day tramps
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 426 v6
NZQA Info
Experience camping
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 489 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20818 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90810 v3
NZQA Info
Education for Sustainability 2.1 - Undertake a personal action, with reflection, that contributes to a sustainable future
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90968 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 9
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.


SchoolPoint by Inbox Design SCHOOLPOINT129, Rendered 1.09MB in 0.0854 seconds with 14 queries.

----