Level 1 Outdoor Education

100OED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms H. McDonald

This course aims to develop an awareness of the opportunities the outdoors provide for recreation through participation.  Students will be able to participate in a variety of outdoor pursuits.  This NCEA course is both theoretical and practical.  Practical sessions involve part-day, full-day or multi-day activities and provide considerable opportunities for personal growth and development.


Pathway

Level 2 Outdoor Education

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$300.00 approx.


Recommended Entry Criteria

Basic fitness and water confidence.  Limited numbers


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 426 v6 Experience camping
2
I
3
U.S. 448 v6 Experience a caving trip
1
I
1
U.S. 476 v6 Roll a kayak
2
I
2
U.S. 489 v7 Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
2
I
3
U.S. 20137 v1 Mountain bike on easy to intermediate terrain
1
I
1
U.S. 20152 v2 Experience and complete abseiling sessions
1
I
1
U.S. 20210 v2 Experience rock climbing
1
I
1
U.S. 20818 v1 Demonstrate kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
1
I
2
A.S. 90968 v3 Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Disclaimer

At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate.  However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.

All courses are dependent on student numbers and staffing. Students will be advised if the school is unable to provide the subjects they select.