Level 1 History

11HI
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Hurley

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


The History course at Level 1 is focussed on the central theme 'Achieving Social Justice'. What challenges did different groups of people face as they sought to improve their lives? 

We will look at a range of twentieth century contexts which could include:

Local

  • Mau Independence Movement in Samoa
  • the Dawn Raids
  • Māori Resistance to Land Loss 

International

  • South Africa under the Apartheid system
  • Quest for Civil Rights in the United States


Assessment will comprise three internal standards and two external standards for NCEA Level 1. Each standard is worth four credits.


Learning Areas:

Social Sciences



Pathway

Level 2 History