2HISA
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Level 2 History - Fire in the Hole - 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 Hhstory.
Topics covered: America’s involvement in Vietnam and guerilla warfare, New Zealand soldiers in Vietnam and the My Lai massacre.
Students will also learn transferable writing, research, communication, analytical, interpersonal and thinking skills.

Pathway

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. 91234 v2 History 2.6 - Examine how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
A.S. 91233 v2 History 2.5 - Examine causes and consequences of a significant historical event
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
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. 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
Total Credits
4
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