LEVEL 3 HISTORY MODULE (SEMESTER 2) – L3HIST

Learning Area: Social Sciences
Qualification: NCEA Level 3

This course is suitable for students at Levels 3 with an interest in History, leadership, politics and the law. It will appeal to students with competent English skills who enjoy research and want to develop their ability to craft an argument. This module will look at the Vietnam War, and My Lai in particular. This module is split into two standards, both worth 5 credits. One will look at the perspectives that different people/groups hold regarding My Lai. The second standard is an external exam with a focus on interpreting historical sources. Students that are wanting history to be a UE subject should be taking both module one and two.

Course Components:
  • Presenting Information
  • Writing Skills
  • Engaging with historical sources 
  • Analysing Historical Perspectives

External Credits:                                    5
Internal Credits:                                     5
Literacy:                                                   10
Entry Recommendations:                    14 or more credits at Level Two History, or other appropriate subjects. See Mr. Smith/Ms. Koop for more details

NCEA LEVEL 1
NCEA LEVEL 2
NCEA LEVEL 3