12EMS

NCEA Level 2 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.


Course Overview

Term 1
Alongside the L2 budgeting unit standard (US 28094), this class participates in the 'Money Skills for Life' course run by Taupo Budget Services. 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.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 377 v8
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of diversity in workplaces
2
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 4252 v8
NZQA Info
Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae)
2
2
2
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 4253 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of job search skills
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 7118 v6
NZQA Info
Manage own learning in a programme
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 10781 v6
NZQA Info
Produce a plan for own future directions
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 28094 v3
NZQA Info
Produce a balanced household budget and adjust the budget to reflect changing financial circumstances
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
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.