2TNGC

Level 2 Tongan - Culture & Heritage

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki.

Mālō e lelei, this semester you will explore narrating myths, legends, and describing aspects of Tongan culture. The learning will also  Tongan customs and protocol at a wedding and funeral. You will learn to develop your language fluency through writing and reading tasks. You will have the opportunity to experience Tongan dance and singing through Polyfest and gaining credits.

Course Overview

Term 3

Recommended Prior Learning

Requirements for Year 12 Tongan: Students must have taken Tongan at Year 11 ...OR... Approval of HOD Languages.

Students need to have a strong understanding of Tongan and can demonstrate spoken and written competency in the language. Students MUST be willing to stand and present speeches in spoken Lea faka-Tonga. Students MUST participate in class discussions and contribute. 

Credit Information

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

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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. 91675 v1
NZQA Info
Lea Faka-Tonga 2.2 - Give a spoken presentation in Lea Faka-Tonga 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
A.S. 91676 v1
NZQA Info
Lea Faka-Tonga 2.3 - Interact using spoken Lea Faka-Tonga 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
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.