Our History course is designed to inspire students to be curious about the world around them and the important events that shape our lives today. History is so much more than dates! It is about people’s experiences and their perspectives, and how these can change over time.
History builds key skills including formal writing, critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration, analysis of resources, interpretation of perspectives and engaging in discussion and debate. History doesn’t prepare you for ANY job. It gives you the skills YOU need for EVERY job.
The Year 11 History course covers:
Assessment activities occur during the year, and at the end of the year in the form of an exam.
This course concentrates on nineteenth and twentieth century history:
Students study five topics (standards) that count for 23 credits towards Level 2 NCEA.
The Year 13 History course concentrates on:
Students study five topics (standards) that count for 25 credits towards Level 3 NCEA.
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