Level 3 Samoan

13SA
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Taimalelagi

The course continues to develop the skills needed to understand and use everyday written and spoken Gagana Samoan. The focus is being able to communicate in unfamiliar contexts. Students have to be committed to learning vocabulary and language features, and to preparing their portfolios for internal assessment. Cultural studies are integrated into the course.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Malaga/migration.
Tautalaga.

Term 2
Fa'alavelave/family obligations.
Talanoaga.

Term 3
Christianity & Fa'asamoa.
Tusitusiga.

Term 4
Revision & preparation for NCEA externals.

Recommended Prior Learning

Demonstrate some fluency in Gagana Samoan


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91563 v2 Samoan 3.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended spoken Samoan texts
3
E
5
*
A.S. 91564 v1 Samoan 3.2 - Give a clear spoken presentation in Samoan that communicates a critical response to stimulus material
3
I
3
*
A.S. 91565 v1 Samoan 3.3 - Interact clearly using spoken Samoan to explore and justify varied ideas and perspectives in different situations
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91566 v1 Samoan 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended written and/or visual Samoan texts
3
E
5
*
A.S. 91567 v1 Samoan 3.5 - Write a variety of text types in clear Samoan to explore and justify varied ideas and perspectives
3
I
5
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24

* 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: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.