Level 1 Outdoor Education - Semester B

1OEDB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss S. 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 Zip lining, Caving, Adventure Based Learning, Low Ropes & High Ropes.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: approx $400. 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
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 448 v6 Experience a caving trip
1
I
1
U.S. 467 v5 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in adventure based learning
2
I
3
U.S. 470 v5 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in a low ropes course programme
2
I
3
U.S. 473 v6 Demonstrate personal and social development through participation in a high ropes course programme
2
I
3
U.S. 24727 v2 Describe and compare impacts of tourism on the physical environment
2
I
3
A.S. 90962 v3 Physical Education 1.1 - Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation
1
I
5
Total Credits

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

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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 2021.