1PAC2

Level 1 Pacific Studies - World of Pacific Culture

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

What to look forward to in Semester 2!  Pacific people today show their identity in many different ways. We will look into Pacific migration, the evolution of Pacific tattooing practices, Pacific literature, films, dances and influential Pacific thinkers of the Pacific. We will also look at the importance of keeping our Pacific cultures, values, knowledge and identity.  The learning that will take place in this course is in preparation for the TWO INTERNAL Assessments that you will be sitting during the Semester.  

Recommended Prior Learning

Requirements for Level 1 Pacific Studies: 

It would be beneficial if you have also taken the Semester 1 - 1PACP course.

AND/OR...

An interest in learning about Pacific Cultures.

Credit Information

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

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 17168 v5
NZQA Info
Draw a conclusion after an investigation into an aspect of Pacific society with direction
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90856 v2
NZQA Info
English 1.11 - Show understanding of visual and/or oral text(s) through close viewing and/or listening, using supporting evidence
5
5
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 8
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer


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