Level 2 Outdoor Education

OED201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs T. Johns

Level 2 Outdoor Education - OED 201
Outdoor Education aids students to discover and develop the students abilities both physically and mentally in a range of outdoor activities. Students will have the opportunity to learn, experience and develop in a range of outdoor activities. Some of the practical skills will be individual as well as team based skills.

The following extended learning opportunities are offered:

-White Water Rafting   - Camping   - Tramping   -Navigation   - Mountain Biking on varied terrain   - Rock Climbing   -Abseiling   -Bouldering   -Adventure Based Learning/Leadership   - Low Ropes   -High Ropes   -Kayaking

This course has one overnight tramp. There is a $400 cost for this course to cover the extended learning opportunities as listed above. See students may be able to have some financial help with this fee, see Mrs Johns for more information.

30 Credits on offer over the whole year. Unit standard based. All internal assessments.

For further information see: Mrs Johns


Recommended Prior Learning

Characteristics & Qualities Required for Outdoor Education:

* Team Player

* Effective Communicator

* Focus on Self Improvement 

* Active Participant in outdoor activities

* Managing Self e.g. Bring PE Gear, stationary and gear for trips

* Motivated and Resilient

* Supportive of Others in a Class/Team Environment


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. 444 v7 Demonstrate basic rock climbing movement
2
I
1
U.S. 457 v6 Mountain bike on intermediate to expert terrain
2
I
2
U.S. 467 v5 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in adventure based learning
2
I
3
U.S. 470 v5 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in a low ropes course programme
2
I
3
U.S. 473 v6 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in a high ropes course programme
2
I
3
U.S. 485 v7 Demonstrate rafting skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
2
I
3
U.S. 20137 v1 Mountain bike on easy to intermediate terrain
1
I
1
U.S. 20138 v1 Select, set up and maintain a mountain or cycle touring bike
2
I
3
U.S. 20152 v2 Experience and complete abseiling sessions
1
I
1
U.S. 20157 v2 Demonstrate the use of basic rope systems for top rope rock climbing and abseiling
2
I
3
U.S. 20210 v2 Experience rock climbing
1
I
1
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.