NCEA Level 3 Pathways 301
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 employment or tertiary study, including vocational training and apprenticeships. Units of work include career planning, contributing in a group and communications skills. Students taking this course are encouraged to explore career options through taster courses and other opportunities as they arise.
External courses could include Painting and Decorating, Carpentry, Animal Care, Baking, Hairdressing, Barista etc. Some of these courses come with industry based unit standards others are experience only. These courses are dependent on availability and students will need to demonstrate that they are reliable and committed.
Students wanting to take Gateway as well as Pathways will need to see the HOD to discuss options and gain an exemption.
Decision making, major goods and services, 2cr
Group task, 3cr
Feedback in the workplace, 3cr
Communication process, 4cr
Plan a career pathway, 3cr
Write a report, 4cr
Recommended Prior Learning
None but students must have at least 30 credits from level 2 or be interviewed by the HOD
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.