Social Sciences - Leadership in Action

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. HUTCHINSON

Community and Society

This course is for students who want to develop their leadership skills You will learn what skills and attributes are important for good leadership; how a democracy works in New Zealand; how to run a political campaign; how to create a short documentary using Hitfilm; what mistakes have been made in the past and how we avoid these in the future. Classes will involve team-based activities; a political campaign and class election; the use of technology to create a media story. It is recommended that this is a programme for students who have completed an entry level Social Studies course.


Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.