Level 2 Outdoor Education

12OED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss S. Quilty

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 & TIC approval.


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 and camping, mountain biking, rock climbing and zip lining.


Faculties:

Physical Education and Health



Career Pathways

Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Diver, Event Manager, Sports Coach/Official, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Hunter/Trapper, Primary School Teacher, Recreation Co-ordinator, Holiday Park Manager, Deckhand, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Workplace Relations Adviser, Marine Engineer, Helicopter Pilot, Ship's Master, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/Adviser

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: approx $850. This may vary.
Due to the significant cost of this course please discuss this with Mr Walter or Mrs Quilty.
Days out of School: maximum of 10 days. This course will include an overnight camp(s) and also the possibility of some weekend or holiday time.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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. 431 v6 Navigate in good visibility on land
2
I
3
U.S. 457 v6 Mountain bike on intermediate to expert terrain
2
I
2
U.S. 476 v6 Roll a kayak
2
I
2
U.S. 20121 v1 Demonstrate kayaking skills on Grade II whitewater
2
I
4
U.S. 20159 v2 Gather and apply weather information to an outdoor recreation activity
2
I
2
U.S. 24727 v2 Describe and compare impacts of tourism on the physical environment
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Pathway Tags

Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Diver, Event Manager, Sports Coach/Official, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Hunter/Trapper, Primary School Teacher, Recreation Co-ordinator, Holiday Park Manager, Deckhand, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Workplace Relations Adviser, Marine Engineer, Helicopter Pilot, Ship's Master, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/Adviser


Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2022.