1GEOG

Level 1 Geography - Introduction to Geography!

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

This is an introduction to Geography and its basic skills and concepts. In this Semester, students will learn how people interact with their natural and cultural environments through studies of population concepts, sustainability and the effects of extreme natural events.  

NOTE: 

- The first Internal assessment is a co-requisite standard (worth 5 credits) that can count towards your 'Literacy' credits.

- The second Internal assessment is a co-requisite standard (worth 5 credits) that can count towards your 'Numeracy' credits.

Recommended Prior Learning

It would be beneficial if you have a keen interest in Geography.

Students also must have a good level of Literacy (as there is a lot of Research, Reading & Writing)

Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91932 v3
NZQA Info
Geography 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of the spatial distribution of a phenomenon and its impacts on place
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91933 v3
NZQA Info
Geography 1.2 - Explore an environment using data
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: Y
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 5
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 5

Disclaimer


The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.