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

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Tuesday 23 Jul

20 Students from Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan visit our school. They will be here for 9 days, taking part in a variet... [Read more]

Tuesday 25 Jun

Barista course from 25th June to 27th at Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Monday 24 Jun

Board of Trustees meeting 6pm, School Library.

Thursday 20 Jun

WCSS Year 9 and 10 netball – Greymouth

Thursday 20 Jun

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Thursday 20 Jun

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Tuesday 18 Jun

Year 7 and 8 rugby
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