HIS101

NCEA Level 1 History 101

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Pryde

History 101
The course develops student ability to think like an historian. This learning is completed through studying a range of contexts and events of significance to New Zealand. The course is a study of major themes including identity and human rights and international relations from the twentieth century. Students will develop inquiry, critical thinking and communication skills. This will include essay writing and interpreting primary and secondary sources.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There may be optional trips run by the History teachers.

Recommended Prior Learning

Achieves the majority of Social Studies assessments in Year 10 or at the discretion of the HOD

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91005 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.5 - Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91004 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4

1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91003 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
4
4
4
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91002 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 1

1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91001 v3
NZQA Info
History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
4
4
4

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9

1
I
4
Y
Total Credits