Learning Area: Social Sciences
Qualification: NCEA Level 1
The content of the course is largely student driven and will be finalised at the beginning of the school year. There are two major components that will be explored within this program; The physical environment that we live in and the cultural environment that influence and shape us. We explore how these two components interact with each other while exploring the course components listed below.
Day field trips will also be undertaken within this course.
- Extreme natural events
- Geographic skills
- The sustainable use of an environment
- Contemporary Geographic issue
- Global patterns
External Credits: 8
Internal Credits: 16
Literacy: 17 Numeracy: 8
Entry Recommendations: Successful completion of Year 10 Social Studies or conversation with KMU or JLY.