NCEA Level 2 History~ Challenging the Status Quo

12HIS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss E. HILLARY

You will learn a variety of skills such as research, source interpretation and essay writing.  

The content could include the Vietnam War, the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany and New Zealand's involvement in a significant event, this will be decided on dependent on individual interests.

Exploring events where people have taken a stand and challenged the status quo.  Topics are student choice, but could include: Tianamen Square, Women's Suffrage, Nuclear Free New Zealand, Mau in Samoa, Parihaka, Homosexual Law Reform, French Revolution......and so on.






Pathway

NCEA Level 3 History ~ Questioning Authority

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $25
Additional trip costs may be incurred
Stationery Requirements: 1 x 2B8 (hardcover), diary.


Recommended Prior Learning

This is an open entry course providing you have attained a reasonable standard in NCEA Level 1 English and/or Level 1 Geography.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91229 v2 History 2.1 - Carry out an inquiry of an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91231 v2 History 2.3 - Examine sources of an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91232 v2 History 2.4 - Interpret different perspectives of people in an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91233 v2 History 2.5 - Examine causes and consequences of a significant historical event
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Disclaimer

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