NCEA Level 2 Driving

12DRI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Wilson

The course consists of many unit standards that students will work through in the classroom situation. On a regular rotation each student will participate in up to five practical driving lessons with a qualified driving instructor. On occasions there may be group driving skill events. As part of the course students will have the opportunity to participate in the RYDA programme (a free practical day) during Term 2.

It is recommended that every student either already has or is willing to sit their learner's licence in order to take advantage of all offers this course offers.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students need to be able to take practical driving lessons during class time. The use of a suitable vehicle and fees are covered by the course. The student will need to cover their own licence fees (Learners/Restricted and Full).


Recommended Prior Learning

At least obtained a Learners drivers licence.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1734 v8 Demonstrate knowledge of stress, health and fatigue for driving
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1
3
I
5
U.S. 3462 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of traffic law for the purpose of safe driving
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
2
I
3
U.S. 3464 v5 Describe human risk factors in terms of a self-management strategy for a driver
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3
2
I
3
U.S. 3465 v6 Describe driving hazards and crash risk reduction strategies and responses to driving hazards
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9
2
I
3
U.S. 3469 v5 Apply control in driving a light motor vehicle
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 1
2
I
2
U.S. 3470 v6 Execute low speed manoeuvres in a light motor vehicle
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2
2
I
1
U.S. 17458 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of light motor vehicle systems and components
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 4
2
I
2
U.S. 17563 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of the New Zealand Graduated Driver Licensing System (GDLS)
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 4
2
I
3
U.S. 17677 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of safe night driving
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 5
3
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.

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.