HIS301

NCEA Level 3 History 301

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Pryde

History 301
The course builds on the knowledge and skills students learnt in HIS201. In addition to the skills and themes covered the previous year, students learn about the trends that have shaped History and the social, political, and economic forces behind them. A focus on historiography teaches the students to think like historians. Students will develop skills of inquiry, critical thinking, communication, essay writing and interpretation of primary and secondary sources.

UE Approved Subject


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There may be an optional field trip

Recommended Prior Learning

Compulsory: 11 Credits from HIS201or 12 Credits from English, or at the T.I.C/HODs discretion.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91438 v2
NZQA Info
History 3.5 - Analyse the causes and consequences of a significant historical event

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

3
E
6
Y
6r,6w *
A.S. 91437 v2
NZQA Info
History 3.4 - Analyse different perspectives of a contested event of significance to New Zealanders

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

3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91436 v2
NZQA Info
History 3.3 - Analyse evidence relating to an historical event of significance to New Zealanders

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91435 v2
NZQA Info
History 3.2 - Analyse an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders

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

3
I
5
Y
5r *
A.S. 91434 v2
NZQA Info
History 3.1 - Research an historical event or place of significance to New Zealanders, using primary and secondary sources

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 1, Week: 10

3
I
5
Y
5r *
Total Credits

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 25

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.