12 History 1

12HI1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss O. Markham

This course enables students to further develop their historical skills in the analysis of historical events through research, understanding and examining sources and structured essay writing.

Students will examine the causes and the course of significant events of the 20th Century. We will examine how these events and forces such as nationalism and imperialism have shaped the world and impacted New Zealand. 

Particular focus on the 20th century:  origins of WW1, the rise of Hitler, Nazism and WWII. 




Pathway

13 History 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12HI1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $10 for workbooks


Prerequisites

At least 16 credits in Level 1 History (11HI1) including an ‘Achieved’ or better in AS91005 (the essay)

OR HoD Approval (Students can pick up L2 History, without having studied L1 History but must have HoD approval).


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. 91233 v2 History 2.5 - Examine causes and consequences of a significant historical event
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
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. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91229 v2 History 2.1 - Carry out an inquiry of an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.