L1 History

L1HIST
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Newton

This course will enable students to complete Achievement Standards towards NCEA L1. 

Students will gain historical skills including critical thinking, resource analysis and argument construction. Topics will include: Origins of World War 2 1919-1941, New Zealand’s Search for Security 1945-present, Maori-Pakeha Relations 1912-present.

This course will be assessed to History Achievement Standards. Three Achievement Standards will be internally assessed and three will be externally assessed. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 24 credits at L1.


Pathway

L2 Classical Studies, L2 Economics, L2 Geography, L2 History, L2 Sociology

Required Prior Learning

Entry is open, but subject to approval by the HOD and dependent on proven performance in Year 10 Social Studies.


Course Credit Information

This course is eligible for Course 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. 91003 v3 History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
E
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: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.