History 3

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Warner


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.

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

Course Overview

Term 1
The Cold War and the Nuclear Age

Term 2
NZ Wars
Internal Assessment 2.1 and 2.2 (10 Credits Total)

Term 3
Prohibition and the 1920's
The Mau Mau Movement in Kenya

Term 4
Revision and External exams.

Learning Areas:


Career Pathways

Historian, Barrister, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Judge, Tertiary Lecturer, Secondary School Teacher

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$40 Field Trip
$300 for a possible field trip to the Bay of Islands to study the Land Wars.

Pathway Tags

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