Level 2 History

12HIS
Course Description

Contact Person: R. Baird

This course is about significant developments in history and how the past has shaped our world today.  Skills developed include research/ inquiry and interpretation of historical evidence.  Students will continue to explore opposing perspectives and strengthen their critical thinking and essay writing.  The theme for learning is power and politics.  Students will choose one external from the list for a total of 19 credits. 



Pathway

Level 3 History

Entry Requirements

Must meet the entry requirement for 12ENG.


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. 91229 v2 History 2.1 - Carry out an inquiry of an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91232 v2 History 2.4 - Interpret different perspectives of people in an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91233 v2 History 2.5 - Examine causes and consequences of a significant historical event
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
A.S. 91234 v2 History 2.6 - Examine how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Disclaimer

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