Otumoetai College Otumoetai College

L2 History

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Newton.

Required Prior Learning

Entry is subject to having gained at least 12 credits at NCEA L1 in History or the equivalent in any other L1 Social Science subject or English.

This course will enable students to complete Achievement Standards towards NCEA L2. Students will develop historical skills including critical thinking, resource analysis and argument construction. Topics are Revolution in Russia, French Imperialism in Indochina and New Zealand’s Involvement in the Vietnam War.

This course will be assessed to History Achievement Standards available. Three Achievement Standards will be internally assessed and three will be externally assessed. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 20 credits at L2.

Learning Areas:

Social Science

Assessment Procedures

L3 Classical Studies, L3 Economics, L3 Geography, L3 History, L3 Sociology, L3 Tourism