Year 10 Outdoor Education is the introduction to the Outdoor Education pathway at Heathfield High School. The course covers all topic covered in SACE Outdoor Education at an introductory level. Students are given the opportunity to try a range of different outdoor experiences while learning the theory required to conduct these activities safely, effectively whilst having a minimal impact on the environment.
Topics may include
Practical components include:
rock climbing (indoor and outdoor)
mountain bike riding
aquatics (surfing, snorkelling, windsurfing)
camp (3 days)
Theory components include:
group dynamics and leadership
Students are assessed against the health and physical education Australian Curriculum achievement standards.
written assignment work
Costs: A cost of $350 will cover the charges associated with cost of venue hire, transportation and instructors' fees – subject to change in 2020