Level 1 Geography
Contact Person: J. Thomas
The aim of this course is for students to learn to observe, describe and explain their environment to gain an awareness on how people in Aotearoa live and use resources. Topics include the sustainability of resources in Abel Tasman National Park, the earthquakes in Christchurch/Kaikoura and local contemporary issues. Students are given the opportunity to experience learning outside of the classroom.
Term 1 overview
Term 3 overview
Contributions and Equipment
Field trips: approx. $70.00
Suggested textbook: $25.00
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
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Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.