This course requires 2 options.
Social Studies 1
Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Adams
Level 1 (Year 11) Social Studies is an introduction to the Social Sciences and will involve the learning of skills and knowledge from more than one Social Science discipline.
Level 1 Social Studies will provide students with the opportunity to achieve a combination of Achievement Standards and Unit Standards taken from Geography, History, Art History and Sociology.
Natural Disasters: Earth, Fire, Wind and Water (earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes and floods) – a Geography focus
1981 Springbok Tour: An in-depth look at events that shaped a nation – a History and Sociology focus
Researching students’ attitudes and behaviour (social research) – a Sociology focus
Revision and extension
This course is approved for University Entrance.
For a full list of UE approved subjects, go here:
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 2, Week: 6
Term: 2, Week: 10
Term: 3, Week: 8
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