Level 2 Outdoor Education

OED2
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Speers

This course is focused on developing interpersonal skills in a practical or outdoor setting. Students will be involved in activities such as tramping, orienteering, sea kayaking and snow craft. All students will study leadership, group dynamics and safety management.


Pathway

Level 3 Outdoor Education

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$90 for student workbooks, class resources and transport for practicals. Assessment camps also require contributions in order to run, this includes transport, accommodation (hut fees), and instructor costs if required. This normally equates to approximately $350 for the year. a third of this can be claimed as a rebate from IRD at the end of the financial year.


Entry Guidelines

An interview and approval by the teacher in charge is required for entry to this course


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6400 v6 Manage first aid in an emergency situation
3
I
2
U.S. 6401 v6 Provide first aid
2
I
1
U.S. 6402 v8 Provide basic life support
1
I
1
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
A.S. 91332 v2 Physical Education 2.6 - Evaluate leadership strategies that contribute to the effective functioning of a group
2
I
4
Y
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. 91336 v2 Physical Education 2.10 - Analyse group processes in physical activity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Disclaimer

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