Geography - Level 2

GEO2
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: P. Cook

Geography is about the relationship between people and the natural world. It is about the world around us, how people experience It, and how people remake the world.

• Natural Landscapes
• Urban Settlements (study of urbanisation and world cities)
• Inequality in development


Pathway

Classical Studies - Level 3, Geography - Level 3, History - Level 3, Psychology - Level 3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$220 (transport, food, accommodation for Tongariro field trip) + skills book


Prerequisites

If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 14 credits in that course, you will need HOD approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91246 v3 Geography 2.7 - Explain aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91245 v3 Geography 2.6 - Explain aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91244 v3 Geography 2.5 - Conduct geographic research with guidance
2
I
5
Y
Y
A.S. 91243 v2 Geography 2.4 - Apply geography concepts and skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91240 v2 Geography 2.1 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of a large natural environment
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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