Level 2 History - Fire in the Hole - Semester A

2HISA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss C. McDonald- Nairn

This course focuses on key historical ideas and people who shaped the 19th-20th Century. 

The topics covered at Level 2 provide students with an understanding of how nationalism and conflict have challenged, transformed and destroyed the progress of history.

Topics covered: the seeds of discontentment in Ireland as well as civil conflict and protest during 'The Troubles. 

Students will also learn transferable writing, research, communication, analytical, interpersonal and thinking skills.


Pathway

Level 3 History - New Zealand's Forgotten War - Semester B

Recommended Prior Learning

TIC and/or HoF discretion


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

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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