Level 1 Social Studies

1SOS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Lauaki

This course examines significant historical events throughout New Zealand history, the Black Civil Rights Movement in the USA during the 1950’s - 60’s, as well as social justice and human rights action case studies from around the globe.


Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in Social Studies.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91001 v3 History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91002 v3 History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91003 v3 History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91004 v3 History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91042 v3 Social Studies 1.4 - Report on personal involvement in a social justice and human rights action
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

The Level 1 Social Studies course prepares students for Level 2/3 Social Studies, Level 2/3 History, Geography or Travel & Tourism.


Disclaimer

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