Level 1 Geography
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Sharma
GEOGRAPHY – YEAR 11
NCEA LEVEL 1
The key studies in this course are Extreme Natural Events and Population studies. The study of the sustainability of natural resource use and understanding geographic issues are also carried out in class. Directed research and mastery of basic geographic skills are also part of the course. The skills and knowledge learnt at this level will assist students at Level 2.
Achieve at a minimum of Level 5 of the curriculum in all aspects of the end-of-year Year 10 Social Studies exam. All others will be considered at the discretion of the HoF Social Sciences and/or TIC Geography.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Mining Engineer, Survey Technician, Historian, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Surveyor, Fishing Skipper, Urban/Regional Planner, Emergency Management Officer, Meteorologist, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Interpreter, Driller, Geologist, Environmental Scientist, Environmental Engineer, Ranger, Landscape Architect, Geophysicist, Policy Analyst, Secondary School Teacher, Travel Agent/Adviser, Intelligence Officer, Geospatial Specialist, Career Consultant,
Course Selection is confirmed at the start of 2022. You can change the courses you have selected up until the start of next year provided there are still spaces in the course you wish to change to.
Some courses may become unavailable due to the number of students taking the courses or changes in staffing.
New courses may also be introduced, in which case you will be notified and given the opportunity to select the new course.