Level 2 History

12HIS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Samuela

HISTORY – YEAR 12
NCEA LEVEL 2
CODE: 12HIS
This course provides a study of some of the major forces which have shaped the modern world. It concentrates on an earlier period than the Year 11 course. Topics studied include the causes of the First World War, the Creation of Modern Germany and the establishment of the Nazi State, Vietnam War and the South-East Asian conflict.


Pathway

Level 3 History

Entry Requirements

14 credits in Level 1 History or English, or 14 credits from an appropriate subject at the discretion of the TIC History and/or Head of Social Sciences. 


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91231 v2 History 2.3 - Examine sources of an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91232 v2 History 2.4 - Interpret different perspectives of people in an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91249 v3 Media Studies 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of narrative in media texts
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Disclaimer

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.