Level 2 Gateway
Teacher in Charge: Whaea K. Teariki
Gateway blends school study with workplace learning and hands-on experience. An individual learning plan is designed including relevant industry unit standards and opportunity to gain at least 20 NZQA credits. Examples of some unit standards which may be completed are listed below.
The work experience component has a minimum of ten half day episodes in the workplace. Where possible, work experience is timetabled to avoid clashing with academic subjects.
The Gateway coordinator will support students in their work placements.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Nil- funded by the TEC (Tertiary Education Commission)
Suitable for Year 12 and 13 Students who have a good idea of the type of workplace they would like to explore. All students will be working towards a career pathway. Entry is by application and the interview process includes parents / caregivers.
Theory and written work to a minimum of 20 credits is required in addition to a work experience placement. Students need to be responsible for their own time management.
Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.