This course requires 2 options.
History - Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Warner
History is the study of events and people who have shaped the world we live in.
This is a broad survey and will cover:
• The Cold War and the Nuclear Age
• NZ Land Wars
• Prohibition and the 1920's
• The Mau Mau Movement in Kenya
The Cold War and the Nuclear Age
Internal Assessment 2.1 and 2.2 (10 Credits Total)
Prohibition and the 1920's
The Mau Mau Movement in Kenya
Revision and External exams.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$40 Field Trip
$300 for a possible field trip to the Bay of Islands to study the Land Wars.
If you did not take a pathway course at Level 2, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Course endorsement provides recognition for a student who has performed exceptionally well in an individual course.
Students will gain an endorsement for a course if, in a single school year, they achieve:
14 or more credits at Merit or Excellence, and
at least 3 of these credits from externally assessed standards and 3 credits from internally assessed standards.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
For a full list of UE approved subjects, go here:
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 2, Week: 6
Term: 2, Week: 7
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 2, Week: 9
Term: 2, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 7
Term: 4, Week: 7
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
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.
Urban/Regional Planner, Immigration Officer, Intelligence Officer, Construction and Infrastructure, Geospatial Specialist, Survey Technician, Surveyor, Secondary School Teacher, Tertiary Lecturer, Geologist, Meteorologist, Travel Agent/Adviser, Historian, Retail Manager, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Translator, Archivist, Conservator, Curator, Librarian, Library Assistant, Author, Journalist, Elected Government Representative, Policy Analyst, Barrister, Judge, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Records Adviser, Retail and Personal Services, Town Planner, Teaching, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Tourism Industry, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Resource Management, Diplomat, Sociologist, Film maker, Lawyer, Social Work, Survey Tech,
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.