This course requires 1 option.

Level 3 History - Crime and Conspiracy - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Chloe McDonald- Nairn

Key historical ideas and people who shaped the 18th-20th Century. The topics covered provide the student with an understanding of how nationalism and conflict have challenged, transformed and destroyed the progress of history.
Topics covered include conspiracy theories surrounding historical events, (Moon landing, HItler’s suicide, and Mikhail Lermontov). Controversial New Zealand crimes that have played a role in our history (Minnie Dean, the baby farmer, and the Parker Hulme murder).
Students will also learn transferable writing, research, communication, analytical, interpersonal and thinking skills.

If you are intending for this to be a University approved subject, you must take both Semester A and B of this course.

It is expected that students will develop skills in all areas but will complete between 8 and 12 credits for assessment. Not all skills taught will be assessed.

Recommended Prior Learning

TIC and/or HoF discretion