Year 12 Outdoor Education

12OED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: B. Smedley

In this course students will develop their planning and interpersonal skills across a range of outdoor pursuits such as sea kayaking, tramping, caving, environmental awareness, navigation, first aid, surfing and rock climbing. Students will plan and complete a week long expedition that could include activities such as white water rafting, mountaineering, skiing, kayaking and caving.


Pathway

Year 13 Outdoor Education

Contributions and Equipment

$300.00 voluntary donation for overnight stays but does not include food for any of the trips.
Students will require access to a BYOD device.
1 Set of thermals - Talk to your teacher before purchasing
1 Pair of sturdy shoes - Talk to your teacher before purchasing


Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry. Students should have a reasonable level of fitness and will need to pass a confidence aquatic skills test at the start of the year. Students will also need to be prepared to participate in a range of water and land based activities.


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. 430 v7 Demonstrate bush survival skills
3
I
3
U.S. 489 v7 Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water
2
I
3
U.S. 6400 v6 Manage first aid in an emergency situation
3
I
2
U.S. 26551 v3 Provide first aid for life threatening conditions
2
I
1
U.S. 26552 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of common first aid conditions and how to respond to them
2
I
1
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
A.S. 91332 v2 Physical Education 2.6 - Evaluate leadership strategies that contribute to the effective functioning of a group
2
I
4
Y
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. 91336 v2 Physical Education 2.10 - Analyse group processes in physical activity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.