OED22

L2 Outdoor Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr K. Mastny

An introductory Outdoor Education course consisting of a practical content which includes theoretical aspects. Learners will develop a knowledge and understanding of a broad range of Outdoor Pursuits and the measures and risk management involved to conduct a safe and effective activity. 

Topics include; White Water Kayaking, bush craft, team building and interpersonal skills development, risk management analysis, alpine climbing and snowboarding (achievement and unit standards offered). Successful completion of this course leads to a National Certificate in Outdoor Experiences at Level 2. The Outdoor Pursuits Industry is a major focus in New Zealand. 

This course creates a pathway towards a National Diploma in Outdoor Recreation (Instruction).

NOTE: There are 4 major field assessments that involve time during and outside of school hours and a heavily subsidised cost.

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$650

Pathway

Standards Available

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 425 v7
NZQA Info
Participate in a day tramp
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 426 v7
NZQA Info
Participate in an overnight camp
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 438 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate basic movement skills and build a snow shelter on low-angled mountain terrain
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 467 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in adventure based learning
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 470 v6
NZQA Info
Participate in low ropes course activities
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 473 v7
NZQA Info
Demonstrate safe practices for participation in high ropes course activities
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 476 v7
NZQA Info
Roll a decked paddle craft on flat water
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 18132 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate basic alpine skills on low-angled mountain terrain
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20121 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate paddling skills on Class 2 water
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20818 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate paddling a craft on flat water
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0