Level 2 History
Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Moorhead
The standards and topics offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Studying History provides students with a sound basis for further education as well as a significant variety of careers. The skills developed during this course of study are well-regarded and extremely relevant to the world we live in. History is highly recommended for Law, Journalism and Politics.
The topics studied in Level 2 History include:
- Heroines of New Zealand History
- The Enfranchisement of Women in New Zealand
- Hitler's Rise to Power
Recommended Prior Learning
12 Credits from Level 1 History 4 of which must be from an externally assessed standard, OR for students who did not take History at Level 1, 12 Achievement Standard Credits from English or any Social Science subject, 3 of which should be externally examined OR HOD discretion. Credits from other subjects are only applicable to students who did not take Level 1 History in the previous year. (based on Entrance Exams and Internal Assessment results)
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Courses will only run based on minimum entries
Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course
You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry
Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department
Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths