Online University (S2)

UOLB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Gilbert

Prerequisites

Open to year 12 and 13 secondary school students who:


The University of Waikato, Unistart programme, gives students the opportunity to take University papers while at secondary school.

These papers are delivered entirely online and are 100% internally assessed (there is no exam).

Fees-free: The Unistart Programme does not affect fees free eligibility for full-time study the following year.

You can choose ONE of the following papers:

Arts and Social Sciences
ARTSC105-21B (NET)
Language in Context

ARTSC106-21B (NET)
Critical Social Science Research: The Crisis of Climate Change

Education and Society 

EDSOC101-20B (NET)

The New Zealand Educational Context

Forensic Psychology
FPSYC101-21B NET
Introduction to Forensic and Criminological Psychology

Geography

GEOGY101-20B (NET)

People and Place

Health, Sport and Human Performance
SDCOA101-21B (NET)
Sport, Culture and Development: Trends and Issues

HMDEV100-21B (NET)
Lifespan Development
International Languages and Cultures
SPNSH232-21B (NET)
Intermediate Spanish 2

Language and Literacy Education

WRITE100-20B (NET)

Writing for Academic Success (availability is subject to approval)

Māori and Indigenous Studies

MAORI102-20B (NET)

He Hīnātore ki te Ao Maori: Introducing the Maori World

Music

MUSIC115-20B (NET)

Composition 1

NB: You must select an even number of Semester Courses.


Course Overview

Term 1
Supervised, self-managed study.

Term 2
Supervised, self-managed study.

Learning Areas:

English, Humanities, Languages, Other, Physical Education, Technology, University Papers, Y13 Semester Courses



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$75 paid in full before the course starts.
NB: This course is subsidised by Tauranga Boys College. If the student withdraws at any stage, you a liable for the full cost of the paper ($848).

A laptop that can be used to research, play lectures, and write reports. (A tablet or an iPad is not suitable.)
A set of headphones.


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