3HISA
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


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91439 v2 History 3.6 - Analyse a significant historical trend and the force(s) that influenced it
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
A.S. 91438 v2 History 3.5 - Analyse the causes and consequences of a significant historical event
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
A.S. 91436 v2 History 3.3 - Analyse evidence relating to an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91434 v2 History 3.1 - Research an historical event or place of significance to New Zealanders, using primary and secondary sources
3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits

Approved subjects for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsment: 21

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

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