NCEA Level 1 History
Number of Credits: 16
Entry Recommendations: Open entry.
Course Outline: This is a varied course that introduces students to the discipline of History. The topics studied revolve around three key themes – The Black Civil Rights Movement, the key events which led to the outbreak of World War II and a research investigation into a New Zealand criminal case.
Skills developed in the course:
- Understanding differing points of view
- Interpretation of sources
- Critiquing sources
- Research skills
- Formal writing using evidence
This course leads to: NCEA Level 2 History or IB History.
Assessment – Components of this course will be selected from the following standards to suit individual learning needs.