Level 2 Gateway

GAT2
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: 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.


All students need to complete the short survey linked below when they apply for this course.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Nil- funded by the TEC (Tertiary Education Commission)


Entry Guidelines

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. Please complete the survey form linked below.

Students should be work ready and have an idea of industries or workplaces they are keen to explore.

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.



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 497 v10 Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements
1
I
3
U.S. 4252 v8 Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae)
2
I
2
U.S. 7121 v6 Demonstrate skills to search and select information
1
I
2
U.S. 10781 v6 Produce a plan for own future directions
2
I
3
U.S. 12383 v8 Explore career options and their implications
2
I
3
U.S. 26551 v3 Provide first aid for life threatening conditions
2
I
1
U.S. 26552 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of common first aid conditions and how to respond to them
2
I
1
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

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An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.