History

What should I already have achieved?

  • To have gained Level 1 Literacy, and have taken a literacy based semester subject in Year 11.

What will I learn?

How will this course be assessed?

  • This course will be assessment through three internal individual assessments, and a choice of one external assessments (two are offered).

Topics

NZ Protest Movements

Building an understanding of different times in NZ History where protests have occurred. Looking at how they defined our nation, and inspired artists to express their work through song, art, and plays.

Dropping of the Atomic Bomb

This topic will look at the bombing of Hiroshima and the Japanese and American perspectives of the Pacific Theatre during World War II. This topic has significance to Aotearoa as we eventually became a Nuclear-Free Country in 1987, and still as to this day.

Will there be any FAO? (Further Assessment Opportunities)

No, there will be no opportunities to complete any Further Assessment Opportunities in History.

Will there be resubmissions?

Resubmissions will only be allowed that take a student from a Not Achieved to an Achieved grade.

Course Cost

There will be no course costs in History.