11EMS

NCEA Level 1 Employment Skills

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Fox

Employment Skills provides students with skills that are valuable in the workplace. Students build their confidence through practicing these skills in the classroom and by possible invitation to participate in the Gateway programme, in order to develop vocational pathways.
Other unit standards may be included as appropriate to the individual learner and their future career path.
This course offers an another pathway to gaining NCEA Level 1 literacy.


Course Overview

Term 1
Alongside the L1 budgeting standard (US 24709) this class participates in the 'Money Skills for Life' basic budgeting course run by Taupo Budget Service. This runs during class time once a week for 8 weeks.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x coloured document wallet

Recommended Prior Learning

Dean or Teacher in charge recommendation.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 497 v10
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 504 v8
NZQA Info
Produce a CV (curriculum vitae)

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 543 v8
NZQA Info
Work in a new workplace

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 1978 v9
NZQA Info
Describe basic employment rights and responsibilities, and sources of information and/or assistance
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 4248 v6
NZQA Info
Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 4249 v8
NZQA Info
Describe obligations as an employee
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24709 v4
NZQA Info
Produce a balanced budget to manage personal finances
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.