GTY8

Gateway - NCEA Level 3

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

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1980 v9
NZQA Info
Describe, from an employee perspective, ways of dealing with employment relationship problems
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2022-04-12, Week: 2022-04-12

U.S. 4251 v8
NZQA Info
Plan a career pathway
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2022-04-12, Week: 2022-04-12

U.S. 7126 v6
NZQA Info
Respond to oral complaints
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 7127 v7
NZQA Info
Exercise informed choice in deciding on a major goods or service purchase
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2022-04-12, Week: 2022-04-12

U.S. 12356 v6
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of consumer problems and ways to resolve them
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2022-04-12, Week: 2022-04-12

U.S. 28098 v4
NZQA Info
Evaluate options to increase personal income

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0