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 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

25th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]
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