History Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Barrett
History Level 3
The year will be split into two parts. In Terms One and Two you will do an in-depth study on an aspect of the Second World War and the decision to drop atomic bombs on Japan. All your internal assessments will be on this context. In the second half of the year the focus will be on New Zealand Economy and Politics during the second half of the 19th Century (1850 – 1900).
This subject gives the student the necessary skills and knowledge to continue into a University or Polytechnic Pathway. The main focuses of this subject are World War Two and Salem Witch Hunts. Prerequisites are 12 credits in HIS 201 or Level 2 Merit credits in English.
Recommended Prior Learning
If you did not do HIS201 or did not obtain a sufficient number of credits in HIS201, then success in ENG201 is a prerequisite.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 25
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
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Courses outlined will only be available if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.