HIS111

History 111 - Ngā Tāhuhu Kōrero 111

Course Description

Students will gain a greater understanding of the world we live in. Students will study historical documents, cartoons, video documentaries, films, old newspapers, maps, graphs, charts, and diagrams to develop an understanding of twentieth century world history. Students will be assessed through resource analysis, essay writing and research. Topics for 2022 include USA: Boom and Bust, Origins of World War 2, and Springbok Tour 1981. There is an opportunity to visit Omaka Aviation Centre to investigate NZ involvement in World War 2.

This Level 1 course is semester based and students can choose to take one or both semesters of the course.

Pathway

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91004 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91006 v4
NZQA Info
History 1.6 - Describe how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 8
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 8
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0