Level 3 Geography
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Sharma
GEOGRAPHY – YEAR 13
NCEA LEVEL 3
This course focuses on a few topics which are studied at greater depth: Interacting Natural Processes at a given environment, Tourism Development processes in Rotorua, and processes in Planning an Event. Detailed studies of a contemporary geographic issue and a global issue are also carried out in class. Ability to conduct a research with consultation is a major component of the Level 3 programme.
The work builds on skills learnt at Level 1 and 2. Analysing, evaluating and assessing become key skills at this level.
Scholarship Geography will be available to students who excel in this subject.
14 or more credits in Level 2 Geography or Level 2 English or equivalent at the discretion of Head of Social Sciences.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Course availability is dependent on numbers and staffing, and course entry will be confirmed at the beginning of 2021. Students will be required to select additional back-up courses as part of this process.