NCEA Level 3 Applied Outdoor Education

13AOE
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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 20138 v1 Select, set up and maintain a mountain or cycle touring bike
2
I
3
U.S. 20817 v2 Plan for, participate in, and evaluate mountain bike rides on intermediate to expert terrain
3
I
3
U.S. 26246 v1 Demonstrate mountain biking knowledge and skills
3
I
5
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
*
Total Credits
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.

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