Year 10 Social Studies - NCEA Level One

10SSN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Smith

This invitation-only course covers Level 5 of the New Zealand Curriculum. During this year, students will learn about Nazi Germany, human rights and sustainability. This course will prepare students for the NCEA Level One humanities subjects. Students in 10SSN also have the option of doing two Level One internal Achievement Standards. These standards focus on the students describing a social justice or human rights action (91043) and then taking part in this action (91042).


Pathway

Level 1 Geography, Level 1 History

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry to this Year 10 course is by recommendation of the Academic Dean, based on results from Year 9.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91042 v3 Social Studies 1.4 - Report on personal involvement in a social justice and human rights action
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91043 v2 Social Studies 1.5 - Describe a social justice and human rights action
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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