Teacher in Charge: Mr D. STOUTRecommended Prior Learning
Should have gained at least 12 credits in 11ENG, 11GEO, 11HIS or similar.
Be physically fit
Prepared to undertake practical field work
Be able to work independently ie without teacher supervision
Level 2 course builds on the knowledge and skills developed at Level 1. The course revolves around the concept of sustainability. To this end students are required to:
Assessments revolve around field work as described below:
The Geography course at Level 2 seeks to balance practical skills while maintaining a high academic standard.
If you are a self-motivated student who likes the outdoors, is prepared to get their hands dirty, and likes to achieve to a high academic level - this may be the course for you.
Geography leads to a range of vocations and academic pathways including a BSc, BA, B Environmental Studies,
Geography is an important part of the tourist industry and provides a useful knowledge of the world around us.
Course Contribution: $20
There is a 4 day optional caving trip to Waitomo which costs approximately $150.
Stationery Requirements: 1 x 2B8
Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.