Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

12 Social Science Studies 3

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Donna Hobbs.


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 (11ENE/11EN1)

OR HoF approval.

Students will study a range of topics from the Geography, History and Social Studies areas including; the study of urban pattern, contemporary geographic issues, inquiry and research into a significant historical event, Auckland based fieldwork research and social actions taken by communities to meet responsibilities.


Social Science


13 Geography 2, 13 History 2, 13 Travel and Tourism 4

Career Pathways

Archivist, Police Officer, Historian, Barrister, Urban/Regional Planner, Elected Government Representative, Emergency Management Officer, Psychologist, Trainer, Communications Professional, Community Development Worker, Solicitor, Corrections Officer, Judge, Economist, Records Adviser, Human Resources Adviser, Health Promoter, Librarian, Library Assistant, Market Research Analyst, Survey Interviewer, Policy Analyst, Probation Officer, Youth Worker, Secondary School Teacher, Social Worker, Court Registry Officer, Marketing Specialist, Psychotherapist, Support Worker, Epidemiologist

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*12SS3* - Supplementary costs: Nil