Level: Stage 1
Pre requisite: None required
Additional Cost: None
Who Is This Course For?
This course is for any student as no background knowledge is assumed.
What Will I Learn?
You will take an active role in planning, carrying out and documenting your own community activity using the community as a resource. You and your teacher will work together to develop a program according to your interest. Your background, skills, experiences and community interests are incorporated into this program, containing both research and practical tasks.
There are six areas of study available:
- Arts and the Community
- Communication and the Community
- Foods and the Community
- Health, Recreation and the Community
- Science, Technology, and the Community
- Work and the Community
How will I be assessed?
For a 10-credit subject, you should provide evidence of your learning through the completion of a contract of work, which involves each of the two assessment types. The nature, scope, and depth of the community activity should be reflected in the time allocated to a 10-credit subject.
Assessment Type 1: Contract of Work
- Development of Contract
- Community Activity
Assessment Type 2: Reflection