NCEA Level 3 Service Preparation

13SP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Rameka

This course is to provide an introduction to life in the services (Army, Navy, Air Force, Police and Fire). It is a
motivating and disciplined programme to also help students develop as young adults. Areas to be developed
include:
Self confidence - Communication skills
Self pride - Teamwork and leadership.
Personal fitness
Topics taught will include:
Roles, responsibilities and career paths of each service - Fitness and leadership activities
Rank structures - Time management
Services history and core values - First aid
Basic drill and personal presentation - Being a New Zealand citizen compared to the cultural differences in the wider world.
Students will need to go on field trips to visit places of work. This will involve day trips and may involve overnight stays, all planned to integrate the standards being taught.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

It is recommended that students pay for costs of approximately $150 which are required to visit the various camps, bases and stations of the different services.


Recommended Prior Learning

Physically and mentally prepared to accept the challenges presented throughout the year.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1304 v9 Communicate with people from other cultures
3
I
2
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. 12349 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of time management
2
I
3
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
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
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Physical Education: Teaching, Fitness Industry, Sports Coaching, Sport and Recreation, Armed Forces, Police, Personal Trainer, Physiotherapist Health: Nursing, Medicine, Law, Politics, Social Sciences, Education, Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician


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.