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

3HISB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Meade

This course focuses on key historical ideas and people who shaped the 18th-20th Century. 

The topics covered at Level 3 provide the student with the opportunity to study the perspectives surrounding a contested event.

Topics covered include the war in the Bay of Islands, how victory is determined, and the role of history in today’s society. 

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.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbook $15
Field trip costs


Recommended Prior Learning

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 include the war in the Bay of Islands, how victory is determined, and the role of history in today’s society.
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.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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. 91437 v2 History 3.4 - Analyse different perspectives of a contested event of significance to New Zealanders
3
I
5
Y
5r *
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. 91439 v2 History 3.6 - Analyse a significant historical trend and the force(s) that influenced it
3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 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.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.

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