OUT3 - Outdoor Education

Entry Requirements:
HOF/TIC approval.
Level:
NCEA 3
Type:
Optional
Duration:
Full Year
Invitation Only:
No
Assessment:
Unit Standard
Credits:
up to 25
Endorsement:
No
Notes:
Is trade recognised

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.

Available Standards:

Some or all of the following will be offered
Title Description Level Credits Assessment U.E. Reading U.E. Writing
427 Cross rivers 3 2 Internal No No
430 Demonstrate bush survival skills 3 3 Internal No No
476 Roll a kayak 2 2 Internal No No
5482 Complete red grade orienteering courses 3 2 Internal No No
20125 Plan for and participate in a multi-day kayaking trip on Grade II whitewater 3 3 Internal No No
20128 Roll a sea kayak 2 2 Internal No No
20138 Select, set up and maintain a mountain or cycle touring bike 2 3 Internal No No
20150 Demonstrate rock climbing skills on natural rock 3 5 Internal No No
20817 Plan for, participate in, and evaluate mountain bike rides on intermediate to expert terrain 3 3 Internal No No
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(*) Last Reviewed: July 25, 2019

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