Level 2 Outdoor Education

200OED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms H. McDonald

This course aims to develop an awareness of the opportunities the outdoors provide for recreation and work.  Students will be able to reach basic levels of proficiency as well as develop knowledge of the safety aspects in a variety of pursuits.  This NCEA course is both theoretical and practical.  Practical sessions involve part-day or multi-day activities and provide considerable opportunities for personal growth and development.  All students accepted for this course must participate in all activities, including camps.


Pathway

Level 3 Outdoor Education

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$355.00 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. 425 v6 Experience day tramps
2
I
3
U.S. 444 v7 Demonstrate basic rock climbing movement
2
I
1
U.S. 457 v6 Mountain bike on intermediate to expert terrain
2
I
2
U.S. 20121 v1 Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade II whitewater
2
I
4
U.S. 20157 v2 Demonstrate the use of basic rope systems for top rope rock climbing and abseiling
2
I
3
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91335 v2 Physical Education 2.9 - Examine the implementation and outcome(s) of a physical activity event or opportunity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 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.