1SOS2

Level 1 Social Studies - Social Action - External

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

This Semester course examines Social Action case studies from New Zealand and/or around the globe. The learning that will take place in this course is in preparation for the TWO EXTERNAL Assessments that you will be sitting at the end of the Semester.  

Recommended Prior Learning

Requirements for Level 1 Social Studies: 

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

OR...

An interest in Social Studies and a good level of Literacy (as there is a lot of Research, Reading & Writing).

Pathway

Credit Information

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

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

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 92050 v3
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of decisions made in relation to a contemporary social issue
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 92051 v3
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.4 - Describe a social action undertaken to support or challenge a system
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 10
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 10
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer


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