CDV2
This course requires 2 options.

NCEA L2 Career Development

Course Description

This is a Unit Standard course developed to assist students to develop a career interest. Students will undertake work that informs them about health and safety in the workplace, employee rights and responsibilities  as well as giving them skills on how to manage their career.

Students will also receive information and gain credits  can on how to drive safely and in a fuel efficient manner.

They can also select courses or Unit Standards from external providers that match their career interests.

The Career Development Course has been designed for students who want to do Gateway. Gateway students have the opportunity to try a career that matches their interest. Students must complete some compulsory papers before they go on placement. 

Placements are made by the Gateway Coordinator in consultation with the student, the student's caregivers and potential employers. Gateway students are expected to gain 20 credits that relate to their work placement.

This course can also be for students who have an interest in Legal Studies, Travel and Tourism and Consumer law and Financial Capability.


 

Course Overview

Term 1
Complusory Unit Standards. Students who want to be involved in the Gateway programme apply during Term 1 and when they have completed the compulsory standards they will be placed as soon as possible.

Term 2
Students who are on Gateway will be advised of their place in one of the two Health and Safety Courses.
Students in Term 2 students select standards that interest them and are relevant to their career interests.
OR

Students will undertake a driving education programme. Students who do not have a licence will be offered a course to get them in a position to gain their Learners Licence. Those with a licence will be offered standards that are required by insurers of fleet vehicles. ( Standards such as drive in a fuel efficient manner).



Term 3
Students will undertake a driving education programme. Students who do not have a licence will be offered a course to get them in a position to gain their Learners Licence. Those with a licence will be offered standards that are required by insurers of fleet vehicles. ( Standards such as drive in a fuel efficient manner).
OR

Students in Term 3 select those standards that interest them and are relevant to their career interests.

Term 4
Student will work on standards that match their career interest.

Recommended Prior Learning

There is no recommended prior learning. It is recommended that students have Level 1 Literacy. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There are some optional standards that students are expected to make a part payment for.

Assessment Information

All assessments are Unit Standards.

Pathway

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1979 v10
NZQA Info
Describe employment agreements
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 3467 v6
NZQA Info
Describe dynamics, and techniques for managing dynamics, of light motor vehicles
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
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. 12383 v8
NZQA Info
Explore career options and their implications
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17548 v8
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of food and beverage stock control in a commercial hospitality environment
Level: 4
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17593 v6
NZQA Info
Apply safe work practices in the workplace
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17676 v5
NZQA Info
Carry out a pre-start vehicle check on a vehicle or machine, and start and shut down the vehicle or machine
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17677 v5
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of safe night driving
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0