11ODE

NCEA Level 1 Outdoor Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Simm

The outdoor education course is taught in the following modules:

  • Complete rock climbing and abseiling sessions
  • Participate in adventure based learning activities
  • Participate in mountain biking
  • Participate in an overnight camp and tramp in the bush
  • Participate in Paddle boarding and rafting


Students will complete a variety of standards listed following co-construction with the teacher


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended that students pay the outdoor education course subject charge of $185.00. This covers costs associated with offsite activities such as camping, tramping, squash, rock climbing, kayaking, rafting and mountain biking.
It is recommended that students pay the sport course subject charge of $50.00.

Recommended Prior Learning

Recommendation by your Year 10 physical education teacher and/or your outdoor education teacher, and be physically able and willing to participate in the various activities that may push your comfort zone.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 425 v6
NZQA Info
Experience day tramps

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

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 426 v6
NZQA Info
Experience camping

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

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 467 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in adventure based learning

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

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 485 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate rafting skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 505 v6
NZQA Info
Manage personal physical fitness with guidance

This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20137 v1
NZQA Info
Mountain bike on easy to intermediate terrain
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6

U.S. 20152 v2
NZQA Info
Experience and complete abseiling sessions
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

U.S. 20210 v2
NZQA Info
Experience rock climbing
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 9

A.S. 90968 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 4

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 21
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
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.