Level 3 Geography
Contact Person: J. Thomas
Year 13 Geography
This course offers students a more in-depth understanding of both the natural and cultural environments. The course gives the student an opportunity to explore topics of interest to them for both global and contemporary issues. Coastal processes are investigated and a field trip to Farewell Spit is used for their research assessment and the external examination.
Contributions and Equipment
Field trip: approx. $180.00
A minimum of 12 credits in 12GEO or an equivalent subject. Students not meeting this requirement may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Survey Technician, Anaesthetic Technician, Historian, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Surveyor, Fishing Skipper, Urban/Regional/Events Planner, Resource management planner, Emergency Management Officer, Meteorologist, Interpreter, Driller, Geologist, Environmental Scientist or Lawyer, Ranger, Landscape Architect, Geophysicist, Translator, Library Assistant, Policy Analyst, Travel Agent/Adviser, Intelligence Officer, Geospatial Specialist, Career Consultant, Conservationist,
Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.