Level 3 History

13HIST
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Overton

Level 3 Theme: Turning Points. This course will see students explore historiography which is the debate historians have about the past.
Two or three contexts selected from:
• A Balance of Terror: 19th Century Musket Wars
• The Cold War Ends: The Fall of Soviet Communism
• Nazi Anti-antisemitism: Prelude to Genocide
• 20th Century Terrorism: 9/11 or the Munich Massacre


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximately $20.00 for a local field trip. We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.


Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 2 History or at the discretion of the HOD.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91434 v2 History 3.1 - Research an historical event or place of significance to New Zealanders, using primary and secondary sources
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91435 v2 History 3.2 - Analyse an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91436 v2 History 3.3 - Analyse evidence relating to an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91437 v2 History 3.4 - Analyse different perspectives of a contested event of significance to New Zealanders
3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.