Level 3 World of Work - School's Out! (WOW303)

WOW303
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Free

School’s out!.... Where to now?  It’s time to embrace the next chapter in your journey.  Where will you go and what will you do?  

This course is for those who are planning to enter the workforce or who are unsure of their next steps.  Set some goals.  Know how to reach them.  Get ready to become a part of the adventure and life challenges that lie ahead of you. Challenge yourself and grab a WOF for the world.  

All units of work are internally assessed and contribute credits towards NCEA Level 3.

WOW303 is not an approved subject for University Entrance.


Course Overview

Term 1
Becoming independent - Rights, Responsibilities, and Relationships.

Term 2
Moving out of home - Managing money and learning how to budget.

Term 3
Joining the workforce - employee rights and responsibilities.

Term 4
Managing conflict and resolving problems and in a timely and constructive way.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x Ringbinder, 1 x A4 lined refill.


Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry. A positive attitude and a strong work ethic are essential. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1980 v9 Describe, from an employee perspective, ways of dealing with employment relationship problems
3
I
3
U.S. 4251 v8 Plan a career pathway
3
I
3
U.S. 7126 v6 Respond to oral complaints
3
I
2
U.S. 7127 v7 Exercise informed choice in deciding on a major goods or service purchase
3
I
2
U.S. 9695 v7 Examine problem-solving models and explain associated techniques
3
I
3
U.S. 12356 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of consumer problems and ways to resolve them
3
I
3
U.S. 30911 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of a specified workplace
3
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.