Level 3 History

Pre-requisites:

At least 12 credits at level 2 History or at least 12 English credits at Level 2 (writing/reading) and discussion of intentions with Mr. Wickett.

Course description:

History at level 3 will focus on the theme, “The Empire Strikes Back.” This course will look at the effect that the British Empire had on its colonial territories and how these nations responded to the British rule. It will also cover the political, social, and economic growth of selected countries that were under British rule such as New Zealand, USA, and South Africa.

Credits available:

91434 Research an historical event or place of significance to New Zealanders, using primary and secondary source (internal 5 credits)

91435 Analyse an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealander (internal 5 credits)

91436 Analyse evidence relating to an historical event of significance to New Zealander (external 4 credits)

91438 Analyse the causes and consequences of a significant historical event (external 6 credits)

TOTAL: 20 credits

Leads to:

Law, Government, Teacher, Archeologist, Sociology, Criminal Justice

Contact: Ross Wickett

Upcoming events

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Last day of term 4.

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre. Middle School 9am. Junio... [Read more]

Thursday 2 Dec

2nd of December Teacher Only Day. No School. This is a day set by the Ministry of Education and will be coveri... [Read more]

Monday 29 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 22 Nov

22nd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre at 6pm.

Monday 25 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 18 Oct

18th October. Term 4 begins

Friday 1 Oct

1st October. Last day of term 3.

Friday 24 Sep

24th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]

Monday 13 Sep

13th September to 20th September is Te wiki o te reo Maori / Maori language week. Visit https://www.tewikioter... [Read more]
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