HISTORY 11F - Full Year

HIS11F
Course Description

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

Future Possibilities
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.


Pathway

CLASSICAL STUDIES 21S - Semester 1, CLASSICAL STUDIES 21S - Semester 2, HISTORY 21S - Semester 1, HISTORY 21S - Semester 2

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$10.00 for printed material, plus print credit for Internal Assessment 1.1 and possible field trip costs.


Recommended Prior Learning

Concurrently studying ENG 11E, 11F or MED11F or discuss your course with the History staff.


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

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