Level 1 Geography

11GEO
Course Description

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.


Course Overview

Term 1
Term 1 overview

Term 2
Term 2overview

Term 3
Term 3 overview

Term 4
Exams

Pathway

Level 2 Geography, Level 3 Geography

Contributions and Equipment

Field trips: approx. $70.00
Suggested textbook: $25.00


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. 91007 v3 Geography 1.1 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of environments that have been shaped by extreme natural event(s)
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91009 v3 Geography 1.3 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of the sustainable use of an environment
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91010 v2 Geography 1.4 - Apply concepts and basic geographic skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91011 v3 Geography 1.5 - Conduct geographic research, with direction
1
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91012 v3 Geography 1.6 - Describe aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91013 v2 Geography 1.7 - Describe aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Pathway Tags

Urban/Regional Planner, Immigration Officer, Intelligence Officer, Construction and Infrastructure, Geospatial Specialist, Survey Technician, Surveyor, Secondary/Primary School Teacher, Tertiary Lecturer, Geologist, Meteorologist, Travel Agent/Adviser, Historian, Retail Manager, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Translator, Archivist, Conservator, Curator, Librarian, Library Assistant, Author, Journalist, Elected Government Representative, Policy Analyst, Barrister, Judge, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Records Adviser, Retail and Personal Services, Possible future careers: Urban/Environmental/Regional/Town Planner, Artistic Director, Primary and preschool Teacher, Secondary teacher


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