1OEDA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 1 Outdoor Education - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Sarah Quilty

Outdoor Education is classroom based and provides practical learning experiences in outdoor activities and opportunities for personal development through adventure and challenge. This course will also aim to develop initiative and leadership skills through accepting responsibility, decision making and coping with adversity. This course will include Kayaking, Tramping & Navigation, Bushcraft and Camping.

Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: approx $500. This may vary.
Due to the significant cost of this course please discuss this with Mr Walter or Miss Quilty.
Days out of School: maximum of 6 days. This course will include an overnight camp(s) and also the possibility of some weekend or holiday time.


Recommended Prior Learning

A keen interest in Outdoor Education. A positive attitude & behaviour, ability to work safely and co-operatively within a group in challenging outdoor situations. HOF & HOD approval.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
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. 476 v6 Roll a kayak
2
I
2
U.S. 20818 v1 Demonstrate kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
1
I
2
A.S. 90962 v3 Physical Education 1.1 - Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation
5
5
5
1
I
5
Total Credits
12
5
5
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries