Year 10 Outdoor Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: L. Martin

This course is aimed at students who enjoy the outdoors and have a willingness to take part in physically demanding outdoor activities.

Using a range of outdoor activities (to be co-constructed with class) students will develop a range of life skills such as teamwork, problem solving, self-confidence, safety management, risk evaluation and mitigation.  This course also supports learning and development into Senior PE and Outdoor programmes.

The course to be co-constructed with the class, but could include:  ABL, bush survival, tramping and camping, navigation, skiing/snowboarding, rock climbing, rafting, sailing or mountain biking.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

The course is curriculum based so trip costs are covered by the school. For overnight trips there is an optional koha to cover accommodation costs.



For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.