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Level 2 Outdoor Education

Level 2

Course Code: 2POED
Who can I talk to: Ms Remington

Through journey-based experiences, students will learn the practical skills needed to take part in outdoor activities like snorkeling, sea kayaking, mountain biking, camping, rock climbing and tramping. They will develop leadership skills and the ability to relate to others, confidence in managing themselves as they participate and contribute in group settings, competence, perseverance and resilience, while connecting to the natural environment. They will learn to ‘think outside the box’ as they are challenged physically, mentally and emotionally throughout the course.

Course Information

What Knowledge Will I Develop?

Students will develop safe outdoor practices through the use of practical and active learning experiences. They will learn the necessary steps for planning expeditions, managing risk and navigation. Students will also develop problem solving skills that contribute to good leadership practices, while deepening their understanding and appreciation of the outdoors.

How Will The Course Contribute To My Qualification?

Code Title Credits Internal External Core Optional L1 Literacy L1 Numeracy UE Reading UE Writing Date
444 Demonstrate basic rock climbing movement 1 y y 25-10-2021
457 Mountain bike on intermediate to expert terrain 2 y y y 28-06-2021
467 Demonstrate personal and social development in Adventure Based Learning activities 3 y y 25-10-2021
426 Experience camping 3 y y 25-08-2021
425 Experienced day tramps 3 y y 25-08-2021
489 Demonstrate sea kayaking skills on sheltered or slow-moving water 3 y y 12-04-2021
28391 Snorkel dive in open water 2 y y 15-03-2021
Credits: 17
Does this course provide a pathway to University Entrance? No

Entry Requirements

All students welcome.

Course Related Costs

Overnight trip expenses will be requested.

Companion Subjects

Sport Leadership, Physical education, Science

Subject Combination Notes

Not applicable