L2 History

L2HIST
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Newton

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.


Pathway

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

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.


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. 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. 91231 v2 History 2.3 - Examine sources of an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.