Outdoor Education NCEA 3
Course DetailsLevel 3 Optional 21-24 Credits
Purpose:This course is designed to either carry on from Outdoor Education level 2 or as a stand alone. Students will experience the outdoor environment of the Central North Island, learning skills relating to Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Bushcraft and Water Safety. Students are required to have an interest in meeting new challenges in the outdoors and be prepared to work in a team. Assessment is by Internal assessment - written in class and practical demonstration of skills in an outdoor environment.
Entry Requirements:HOF/TIC approval.
Course Contribution:$285 for recreational pursuits
Leads To:Not U.E. Approved (is trade recognised)
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|20125||Plan for and participate in a multi-day kayaking trip on Grade II whitewater||3||3||Internal|
|20128||Roll a sea kayak||2||2||Internal|
|20138||Select, set up and maintain a mountain or cycle touring bike||2||3||Internal|
|20150||Demonstrate rock climbing skills on natural rock||3||5||Internal|
|20817||Plan for, participate in, and evaluate mountain bike rides on intermediate to expert terrain||3||3||Internal|
|430||Demonstrate bush survival skills||3||3||Internal|
|476||Roll a kayak||2||2||Internal|
|5482||Complete red grade orienteering courses||3||2||Internal|