This course requires 2 options.
HISTORY 11F - Full Year
Teacher in Charge: Mrs H. Knight
Level 1 History is based on causes and consequences of major events that have shaped lives in the 20th and 21st century. Communication skills are developed progressively throughout the year.
The main themes studied at Year 11 are causes and consequences of significant events
Possible case studies will include:
- New Zealand's involvement in WWII
- Black Civil Rights in America 1954-1975
- 9/11 and Terrorism
The course leads to further study and research in the Social Sciences, particularly History in Year 12, 13 and beyond. History helps students to understand past events and how these events continue to impact the world today. It teaches students to think logically and critically and the related skills are relevant to almost every vocation. It also prepares students to write concisely.
Recommended Prior Learning
Concurrently studying ENG 11E, 11F or MED11F or discuss your course with the History staff.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.