Geography NCEA 3
Course DetailsLevel 3 Optional 19 - 23 Credits
Purpose:To build upon previous studies, to develop an understanding of the natural and cultural environments, and develop an understanding of the environment as the home of people. Main studies include: a natural geographic environment in New Zealand (Coastal Processes, examining the Kapiti Coast); Cultural Processes (Tourism Development in Queenstown and the Gold Coast). Contemporary geographic issues and geographic issues on a global scale (Global Tourism), as well as planning and carrying out geographic research in the Kapiti Coast.
Entry Requirements:12 credits GEO2 or 12 ENG2 Credits or HOF/TIC approval.
Course Contribution:Field Trip (Kapiti Coast approx $30), $25 course book, Optional Gold Coast Trip (approx $2300) or if the Gold Coast Trip does not run, Mt Maunganui - $450
Leads To:U.E. Approved
Some or all of the following will be offered:
|91426||Demonstrate understanding of how interacting natural processes shape a New Zealand geographic environment||3||4||External|
|91427||Demonstrate understanding of how a cultural process shapes geographic environment(s)||3||4||External|
|91429||Demonstrate understanding of a given environment(s) through the selection and application of geographic concepts and skills||3||4||External|
|91430||Conduct geographic research with consultation||3||5||Internal|
|91431||Analyse aspects of a contemporary geographic issue||3||3||Internal|
|91432||Analyse aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale||3||3||Internal|