Level 1 History
The History course at Level 1 will comprise one major study and a number of case studies. Case studies will be both teacher selected and student selected.
The major study will be The American Civil Rights Movement (1950-1990)
Case Studies will be chosen from but not limited to the following topics:
- World War I and the Liberation of Les Quesnoy
- Ettie Rout in WW1
- Black Saturday and the Mau Movement of Samoa
- Bastion Point
- Springbok Tour
- Nuclear Free New Zealand
Assessment will comprise three internal standards and two external standards for NCEA Level 1. Each standard is worth four credits.
Recommended Prior Learning
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.