NCEA Level 2 Pathways 201

PWS201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: K. Wiltshire


Pathways 201
This course is designed to develop student capabilities and to help prepare them for the world of work or tertiary study. Students will investigate career options and there will be an opportunity for students interested in particular pathways to gain work experience or to attend taster courses through outside providers where relevant. External courses and work placements are dependent on availability and students will need to demonstrate that they are reliable and committed. These courses could include Barista, Retail (Redshirts and Countdown Seeds programmes), and vocational skills exploration such as Light Engineering and Fabrication, Baking, Hairdressing etc. Some of these courses come with industry based unit standards others are experience only.



Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Pathways 301, NCEA Level 3 Gateway 301

Recommended Prior Learning

None but students must have at least 30 credits from level 1 or be interviewed by the HOD.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 3464 v5 Describe human risk factors in terms of a self-management strategy for a driver
2
I
3
U.S. 3492 v7 Write a short report
2
I
3
U.S. 4252 v8 Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae)
2
I
2
U.S. 7123 v7 Apply a problem-solving method
2
I
3
U.S. 12355 v6 Describe strategies for managing stress
2
I
3
U.S. 24871 v4 Complete complex forms
2
I
2
U.S. 28298 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of cash handling in a retail environment
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.