SPOE508 – Outdoor Workplace Practice - Practicum

Module code
Module title
Outdoor Workplace Practice - Practicum
To provide students with the time to practice and use there outdoor instructional or guiding skills in a range of outdoor activities whilst working within a safety management system.
  • SH2001
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Project-based learning; Blended Learning; Group work; Practical activities
Learning Outcomes
1: Apply knowledge of Instruction or guiding skills to outdoor activities.
2: Apply knowledge of safety management systems within an organisation.
3: Apply safe self-management and sustainable practices to participate safely in a range of outdoor activities.
- Instruction and guiding techniques
- Leadership
- Technical skills in a range of outdoor activities
- Safety Management Systems
- Organisational Awareness
- Practicum is a total of 70 hours of self-directed industry practice. (2 Weeks in the field)
Assessment Criteria
The portfolio of evidence comprises of multiple components. Students need to provide sufficient evidence against all learning outcomes and accumulate an overall module mark of no less than 50%.
Learning and Teaching Resource
Texts and readings will be determined by the lecturer and will be provided to the student in the individual module handbooks.