Outdoor Education - Level 2

ODE2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: B. Ormsby

Outdoor Education is the study of adventure pursuits, development of inter-personal skills and personal qualities.
• Surf Kayaking / Surfing
• Adventure based learning
• Scuba diving (additional 7 Unit Standard credits from completing Open Water Dive certificate)
• Bushcraft / Camping
• Group process
• Mountain Biking / Risk Management


Course Overview

Term 1
Kayaking Skills in the pool including Eskimo Roll
Kayak Camp Whangamata
Bushcraft Skills and Theory

Term 2
Bush Craft Camp- Kaimai Ranges
PADI Open Water Dive Certificate
Social Responsibility

Term 3
Group Processes and Adventure-Based Learning
Risk Management
Mountain Biking Skills
Mountain Biking Camp- Rotorua

Term 4
Course and Assessment Completion

Pathway

Outdoor Education - Level 3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$695 (to be confirmed).
Compulsory Camps and Dive Course
This course has a large practical component, fees must be paid promptly.
Costs not included in ODE2 fees
• Medical certificate for Diving
• Food for camps


Prerequisites

Open


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Course endorsement provides recognition for a student who has performed exceptionally well in an individual course.
Students will gain an endorsement for a course if, in a single school year, they achieve:
14 or more credits at Merit or Excellence, and
at least 3 of these credits from externally assessed standards and 3 credits from internally assessed standards.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91336 v2 Physical Education 2.10 - Analyse group processes in physical activity
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91335 v2 Physical Education 2.9 - Examine the implementation and outcome(s) of a physical activity event or opportunity
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91334 v2 Physical Education 2.8 - Consistently demonstrate social responsibility through applying a social responsibility model in physical activity
2
I
3
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

Outdoor Leader, Work in the Adventure Tourism Sector, Ski / Snow Board instructor, Mountain Bike guide, Outdoor Education Centre work, Outdoor Education teacher, Dive instructor, Navy Diver, Outward Bound instructor, Outdoor Recreation Sector.


Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.