Year 13 Service Academy

13ACA
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. McDermott

This is a unit standard programme for students considering a career in the New Zealand Forces or more suited to Education outside the classroom. Students who are selected to be part the Service Academy will attend between 2 and 4 compulsory camps throughout the year offering an opportunity to develop or enhance leadership skills for the future. 

A large component of services academy is fitness. Students will have access to weekly fitness training, strength/weights training and complete coaching & sport unit standards through MIT. Some students will also participate in gateway and workplace opportunities.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Compulsory induction camp, all students - 10 days.
Anzac day march - Grey lynn parade, all students.

Term 2
Basic leader's camp, 2 students - 3 days.

Term 3
Advanced leader's camp, 2 students - 3 days.

Term 4
Graduation parade - Auckland.

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1296 v7 Interview in informal situations
3
I
3
U.S. 1307 v8 Speak to a known audience in a predictable situation
3
I
3
U.S. 7021 v4 Demonstrate exercise techniques
3
I
8
U.S. 9681 v7 Contribute within a team or group which has an objective
3
I
3
U.S. 20673 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of injuries, injury prevention and risks and hazards associated with sport or recreation
3
I
5
U.S. 22768 v2 Conduct and review a beginner level coaching session
3
I
6
U.S. 22771 v3 Plan beginner-level coaching sessions for sport participants
3
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 34 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 34 credits.