Unit Standards Outdoor Education

12OED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. HUTCHINSON

You will learn vocational skills for instructing and recreating in the outdoors.  Students will choose their programme based on their areas of interest as a class.  This will results in a programme of 18-24 Unit Standard credits at Level 1, 2 & 3 of the curriculum.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $350
Stationery Requirements: A4 display book (40 page) and refill


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 425 v6 Experience day tramps
2
I
3
U.S. 426 v6 Experience camping
2
I
3
U.S. 427 v7 Cross rivers
3
I
2
U.S. 444 v7 Demonstrate basic rock climbing movement
2
I
1
U.S. 467 v5 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in adventure based learning
2
I
3
U.S. 468 v5 Assist in facilitation of an adventure based learning programme for the development of the participants
3
I
6
U.S. 485 v7 Demonstrate rafting skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
2
I
3
U.S. 18663 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of and apply sustainable environmental management practices in the workplace
2
I
4
U.S. 20137 v1 Mountain bike on easy to intermediate terrain
1
I
1
U.S. 20141 v1 Complete beginner orienteering courses
1
I
1
U.S. 20149 v3 Demonstrate lead climbing on bolted rock climbs
3
I
3
U.S. 20150 v3 Demonstrate rock climbing skills on natural rock
3
I
5
U.S. 20157 v2 Demonstrate the use of basic rope systems for top rope rock climbing and abseiling
2
I
3
U.S. 20159 v2 Gather and apply weather information to an outdoor recreation activity
2
I
2
U.S. 20210 v2 Experience rock climbing
1
I
1
U.S. 26551 v3 Provide first aid for life threatening conditions
2
I
1
U.S. 26552 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of common first aid conditions and how to respond to them
2
I
1
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 43 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 43 credits.

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.