XPAC

Pacific Studies - Level 3 (Semester 2)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Petersen-Banuve

This course will focus on Pacific culture and arts. Students will undertake written assessment in terms of researching aspects of pacific indigenous culture, and present these to the class. (Unit standards detailed below)

Students may select Semester 1 (PAC3A), Semester 2 (PAC3B), or both

The unit standards below represent a full year, with the students taking one semester being able to pick between either US 17164 OR US 17170 & US 26540


Prerequisites

Open entry

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 26540 v4
NZQA Info
Communicate comprehensive understanding of an aspect of Pacific culture through a planned presentation with consultation
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17170 v3
NZQA Info
Draw a conclusion after investigating a hypothesis on an aspect of Pacific society with consultation
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 17164 v4
NZQA Info
Draw a conclusion after investigating a hypothesis on an aspect of Pacific indigenous knowledge with consultation
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 15
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.