12 Social Science Studies 3

12SS3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms D. Hobbs

• Students will study a range of topics from the Geography, History and Social Studies areas including; the study of murder in Chicago as an urban pattern, gold mining in the Coromandel as a contemporary issue, the spread of Hip-Hop as a global geographic pattern, inquiry and research into a significant historical event and social actions taken by communities to meet responsibilities.


Pathway

13 Travel and Tourism 4

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12SS3 - Supplementary costs: Nil


Prerequisites

For students who do not qualify for entry into L2 Geography (12GE1) or L2 History (12HI1)
AND have at least 12 credits from 11SS3

OR at least 8 credits from L1 History (11HI1) OR Geography (11GE1) OR English (11EN1/2) and HoF approval



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91246 v3 Geography 2.7 - Explain aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 1
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91245 v3 Geography 2.6 - Explain aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91241 v3 Geography 2.2 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of an urban pattern
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 4
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91232 v2 History 2.4 - Interpret different perspectives of people in an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 9
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 9
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
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.