Level 2 Geography
Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Sharma
GEOGRAPHY – YEAR 12
NCEA LEVEL 2
The key studies in this course are large natural environments and differences in development. Studies of a contemporary NZ geographic issue, urban patterns and a global issue are also carried out in class. Guided research and mastery of intermediate geographic skills are also part of the course. The skills and knowledge learnt at this level will help students at Level 3.
14 Credits in Level 1 Geography or for students without Level 1 Geography, 14 credits from an appropriate subject at the discretion of the Head of Social Sciences.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 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 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.