GTY7

Gateway - NCEA Level 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs J. Young

The Gateway Course is designed to prepare students for their future employment. It will focus on students developing an understanding of  employability skills,  and provide them an opportunity to demonstrate these qualities.  These qualities will include: self management, teamwork, a positive attitude, thinking skills, communication , a willingness to learn and resilience. 

Students will be studying work-based unit standards.

Relevant work placement will be sought to help students understand what employers are looking for. There is an expectation that students will participate in a work placement.

Short courses such as  Health and Safety will be available to students who have completed a work placement.


Recommended Prior Learning

NCEA Level 1 Literacy. 


Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 62 v10
NZQA Info
Maintain personal presentation and a positive attitude in a workplace involving customer contact
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 3

U.S. 4252 v8
NZQA Info
Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae)
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 10781 v6
NZQA Info
Produce a plan for own future directions
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 12349 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of time management
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 6

U.S. 12354 v5
NZQA Info
Describe legal implications of living in rented accommodation and means to prevent and resolve related problems
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 3

U.S. 12355 v6
NZQA Info
Describe strategies for managing stress
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24695 v4
NZQA Info
Explain taxation and other deductions relating to personal income
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9

U.S. 24871 v4
NZQA Info
Complete complex forms
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 28097 v3
NZQA Info
Explain and select banking products and services in relation to personal finances
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 25
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0