HIS1

History NCEA 1

Course Details

Level 1 Optional 20 Credits

Purpose:

To promote an understanding of historical events and issues in a variety of world settings in the 20th century. To provide the knowledge and skills required for future studies in the social sciences and to help students relate and act as responsible members of society. To understand the significance of world events to us as New Zealanders. Two themes: International Relations and Social Change. Specific topics: A local history research assignment is also included; Origins of World War Two; Pearl Harbour and Hiroshima

Course Contribution:

field trip

Leads To:

HIS2

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91001 Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders. 1 4 Internal
91002 Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders 1 4 Internal
91003 Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders 1 4 External
91004 Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders 1 4 Internal
91005 Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event 1 4 External

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