2SMAC

Level 2 Samoan - Custom and Tradition

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

Talofa lava and Welcome to Samoa the Pearl of the Pacific. In this Semester, we will be learning about the cultural values and the roles of young Samoan men and women in specific cultural settings. For example, knowing how to present and acknowledge food and gifts (folafola sua and folafola meaai). Students will also receive credits for participation in Polyfest and having a hand in planning and participating in Samoan Language Week performances.

Recommended Prior Learning

Have taken 1SMA or have a good grasp of the Samoan Language / culture or Approval of HOD Languages.

Students must also be willing to give speeches, participate in performance and contribute to class discussions.

Credit Information

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

Total Credits Available: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91144 v2
NZQA Info
Samoan 2.3 - Interact using spoken Samoan to share information and justify ideas and opinions in different situations
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91145 v2
NZQA Info
Samoan 2.2 - Give a spoken presentation in Samoan that communicates information, ideas and opinions
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 9
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.