Level 2 Outdoor Education
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Garside
If you love learning outside the classroom, new experiences and challenges, then this course is for you. You will develop skills in a range of outdoor pursuits including kayaking, mountain biking, rock climbing, tramping and mountaineering. You will develop transferable leadership and risk analysis skills, as well as an appreciation for the outdoor environment. This course involves a weekly two hour practical in class time, plus a total of 9 days out of school. The course is internally assessed, with a combination of unit & achievement standards.
# Achievement standards 91330 and 91334 is for students doing outdoor education and not physical education. Unit Standard 20150 Experience Natural Rock Climbing 5 Credits at level 3 will be used for students doing both outdoor education and physical education.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Donations may be requested to help cover student costs for overnight trips associated with the course.
Recommended Prior Learning
Proven responsibility, enthusiasm and organisational skills. This course requires total commitment and full attendance, especially for the weekly adventures and expeditions.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.