L1 Pacific Rim Culture

PRC12
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Thin-Rabb

Pacific Rim Culture offers students an opportunity to bring their own cultural knowledge and understanding to learning as well as engage in new learning about various Pacific cultures. This course engages students in developing collaboration through teaching and/or learning a range of Pasifika dances and/or songs, communication skills through researching and presenting, and creativity through developing new dance ideas and presentation modes. 

There are a variety of unit and achievement standards which students can choose from to create their own personal learning programme.


Pathway

L2 Pacific Rim Culture

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 17162 v5 Draw a conclusion after an investigation into an aspect of Pacific indigenous knowledge with direction
1
I
5
U.S. 26538 v5 Communicate understanding of an aspect of Pacific culture through a planned presentation with direction
1
I
3
A.S. 90002 v6 Dance 1.2 - Perform dance sequences
1
I
6
A.S. 90859 v3 Dance 1.3 - Demonstrate ensemble skills in a dance
1
I
4
A.S. 91091 v3 Music 1.2 - Demonstrate ensemble skills through performing a piece of music as a member of a group
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.