L1 History

HIS11
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr L. Ehrler

History seeks to explore and unravel possible pasts to enrich worldly understandings. Over time people, communities and civilisations evolve. Throughout the twentieth century, significant historical events have tested and transformed our human rights. This course will encourage you to make informed decisions about how past events at an international level have contributed to our society. 

Major units in this course include: Black Civil Rights in the USA, and the causes of World War II.

The skills learned will be valuable and useful throughout life and will enhance employability. History can lead to a career in Law, Journalism, Teaching, and more.

Students taking this course have the opportunity to gain all required literacy credits.


Pathway

L2 History

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91001 v3 History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91002 v3 History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91003 v3 History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91004 v3 History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91005 v3 History 1.5 - Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.