Level 3 Tongan
Teacher in Charge: S. Noavea
NCEA level 3 Tongan focuses on 3 internal assessments and 2 external assessments. These assessments are intended to have the students communicate in lea faka-Tonga with the focus on communicating beyond their immediate context, exploring and justifying ideas and opinions - that is communicating ideas and opinions about past and future events as well as exploring and justifying those ideas and opinions.
91680 - Give a clear spoken presentation in Lea Faka-Tonga that communicates a critical response to stimulus material
91681 - Interact clearly using spoken Lea Faka-Tonga to explore and justify varied ideas and perspectives in different situations
91683 - Write a variety of text types in clear Lea Faka-Tonga to explore and justify varied ideas and perspectives
EXTERNAL PREPARATIONS THIS TERM
91679 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended spoken Lea Faka-Tonga texts 5 credits
91682 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of extended written and/or visual Lea Faka-Tonga texts
Recommended Prior Learning
Requirements for Year 13 Tongan: Students MUST have taken Tongan at year 12 OR Students MUST have a strong grasp of the Tongan language and can demonstrate strong 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.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.