NCEA Level 3 Outdoor Education

13ODE
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Bartrum

Outdoor Education

Prerequisite: None

Students will participate in Outdoor Education activities during class time, with a once a week offsite activity during a lunchtime and their Outdoor Education lesson. There are some day trips and overnight trips throughout the year. The confirmed contexts for the course are rock climbing, adrenalin forest, adventure based learning activities and tramping. The following contexts to be confirmed on the basis of teacher expertise – surfing, paddle boarding or kayaking and mountain biking.
It is also desirable for students to have an iPad or other device. Students may take both 13 Sports Science and 13 Outdoor Education. There is a crossover of 4 credits. Both subjects also come from the Physical Education domain so only count as one subject for university entry. Please see HOD if you have any questions.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost $450 - Including field trips and camps.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91500 v2 Physical Education 3.3 - Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Y
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91504 v2 Physical Education 3.7 - Analyse issues in safety management for outdoor activity to devise safety management strategies
3
I
3
Y
3r *
A.S. 91505 v2 Physical Education 3.8 - Examine contemporary leadership principles applied in physical activity contexts
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91789 v2 Physical Education 3.9 - Devise strategies for a physical activity outcome
3
I
4
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

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

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