L1 History

L1HIS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Shepherd

Course Outline:
Students will study the origins of World War Two, New Zealand’s Search for Security and Black Civil rights Movement in USA..
Have you wondered why WW2 happened? In Term One we will find some answers.
Have you considered how New Zealand is viewed by the rest of the world and what we have done to deserve this reputation? In Term Two we will explore this question and make some conclusions.
Are you interested in racial issues in New Zealand and elsewhere? In Term Three we will use the Black Civil Rights Movement in 1950's America and current related issues to help us find some answers.

An exciting course which provides insight into how things were, how things are and how things may be in the future. If you like learning something new each lesson, enjoy researching and discussion then this is the course for you. History makes sense!


Pathway

L2 Classics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A 2B5 book, a 3B1 book and textbooks which will be issued each term from the college library. A portable device will be useful but not essential.


Recommended Prior Learning

Interest in the world as it is today, as it was in the past and how it may become in the future based on a wider understanding of the impact of human interaction throughout history. A willingness to think and communicate that thinking. A sound standard in Junior Social Studies and an interest in learning about the world.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91001 v3 History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
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A.S. 91002 v3 History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
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A.S. 91003 v3 History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
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E
4
Y
A.S. 91004 v3 History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
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Y
A.S. 91005 v3 History 1.5 - Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event
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E
4
Y
A.S. 91006 v4 History 1.6 - Describe how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society
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4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Pathway Tags

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The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year