Level 1 History

11HIS
Course Description

Contact Person: R. Baird

This course is about major events in history and how these have changed the world.  Skills developed include research and identifying cause and effect.  Students will continue to explore different perspectives, engage with a range of sources, and develop their critical thinking and essay writing.  The theme for learning is conflict in the twentieth century. Students will choose one external from the list for a total of 16 credits. 


Pathway

Level 2 History

Entry Requirements

Students taking this course must also be taking 11ENG and should have good written English skills.


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. 91001 v3 History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91002 v3 History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
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
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91005 v3 History 1.5 - Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91006 v4 History 1.6 - Describe how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.