12 Learning Intensively for Future Training 4

12LF4
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs K. Henwood

LIFT (Learning Intensively for Future Training) teaches skills that are linked to life experience and the academic needs of the workplace.  The course involves a series of tasks related to unit standards in literacy, numeracy, financial literacy, career planning, employment skills and self-management. Teachers help, guide and encourage individual excellence. 

  • The programme begins at Year 11 and continues to Year 13 but a student may begin at any level.
  • Students may occasionally require materials from home, e.g. cooking ingredients.

The standards listed below will form the basis for the student portfolio. 

Alternative and additional standards from the same domains may be added




Pathway

13 Learning Intensively for Future Training 4

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12LF4 - Supplementary costs: Approx $15


Prerequisites

HoD approval


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 12354 v5 Describe legal implications of living in rented accommodation and means to prevent and resolve related problems
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 6
2
I
4
U.S. 8824 v7 Research a topic using oral, visual and written sources, and evaluate the research process
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
2
I
3
U.S. 4247 v6 Describe general characteristics of peoples in New Zealand
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
2
I
2
U.S. 2989 v6 Select, read, and assess texts on a topic
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 7
2
I
3
U.S. 1827 v8 Identify support services and resources within the community
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 3
2
I
2
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.