NCEA Level 2 Pathways 201
Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Ewens
This course is designed to explore career pathways and develop student knowledge of employability, as well as help prepare them for work or tertiary study. Students will investigate career pathways and be encouraged to explore these options through available taster courses offered by outside providers.
Students may also have the opportunity to complete a work placement programme such as Redshirts, Countdown Seeds or Barista.
External courses and work placements are dependent on availability and students will need to demonstrate that they are reliable and committed. Taster courses could include Painting and Decorating, Carpentry, Animal Care, Baking, Hairdressing etc. Some of these courses come with industry based unit standards others are experience only.
Students wanting to take Gateway and Pathways will need to gain an HOD exemption.
Targeted CV, 2 cr
Complex forms, 2 cr
Strategies for managing stress, 3 cr
Cash handling in a retail environment, 3cr
Problem solving, 3 cr
Risk factors and self-management for driving, 3cr
Write a report, 2 cr
Optional extras (can be completed at any time)
Traffic law for safe driving 3cr
Theft and fraud in a retail or distribution environment, 5cr
Recommended Prior Learning
None but students must have at least 30 credits from level 1 or be interviewed by the HOD.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.