Teacher in Charge: Mr N. Page
This course provides students with an advanced understanding of Human and Physical Geography.
Students will develop geographic skills including critical thinking, cartographic skills and argument construction. Contexts covered include natural processes in the Tauranga Coastal Environment, the impact of tourism for places and environmental planning.
This course will be assessed to L3 Achievement Standards. Assessment is a combination of both internally and externally assessed standards. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 19 L3 credits.
Required Prior Learning
Entry is subject to having gained 14 credits in Geography at L2. If Geography has not been studied previously, entry may be offered through the equivalent from another Social Science at L2 (or English) at the discretion of the HOD.
Field trip to Mount Maunganui Beach: 1 day $5. Field trip to Rotorua: 1 day $70. Total $75