8OED: LEVEL 3 OUTDOOR RECREATION
How many credits are available?
19 in total. 11 Achievement Standard credits and 8 Unit Standard credits at L3. There are also some credits at Level 2 available if that best meets the needs of the student.
Can you gain course endorsement?
No – you need to have 14 A.S credits for endorsement.
What are the pre-requisites?
There are no pre-req’s for 8OED, an enjoyment of the outdoors, availability for the practical sessions, having completed 7OED is an advantage.
Can you gain literacy credits?
Yes, you can gain 3 Level 3 literacy credits
Can you gain UE?
L3 OED can help to make credits up towards your NCEA L3 certificate which is now required for UE.
What is the practical component like?
60% practical - 40% classroom based
What are my future pathway options?
Outdoor Adventure Polytechnic Courses and lifelong enjoyment and experience in the outdoors.