13AOE

NCEA Level 3 Applied Outdoor Education

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Shelford

In Level 3 Applied Outdoor Education you will be working towards Level 3 NZQA unit and achievement standard credits. This will count towards a National Certificate in Outdoor Recreation (Leadership) (Level 3) as well as the National Certificate of Achievement in Education (NCEA). This course is designed to give students access and skills in various outdoor recreational settings. It will benefit students who wish to go into the outdoors or adventure tourism industry, the services and those who wish to learn about themselves when faced with a challenge.


Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 20138 v1
NZQA Info
Select, set up and maintain a mountain or cycle touring bike
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 20817 v2
NZQA Info
Plan for, participate in, and evaluate mountain bike rides on intermediate to expert terrain
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 26246 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate mountain biking knowledge and skills
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91501 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91504 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.7 - Analyse issues in safety management for outdoor activity to devise safety management strategies

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 3
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 4

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 7

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.