NCEA Level 2 History
Number of Credits: up to 19
Entry Recommendations: Open entry.
Course Outline: This course builds on Foundation Diploma History, with an increased depth of thinking and writing skills. The topics studied include a critical look at Conspiracies, the American Civil War, the Black Death, Pearl Harbour, and differing perspectives on Parihaka.
Skills developed in the course:
- Analysis of sources
- Research skills
- Formal writing skills
- Explaining events in the past, using evidence
- Investigating points of view
This course leads to: NCEA Level 3 History
Assessment: Components of this course will be selected from the following standards to suit individual learning needs.