NCEA Level 1 History

L1HIST
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms F. Dausabea

Qualification: NCEA Level 1 Achievement Standards – This subject provides you with the opportunity to gain credits towards the National Certificate of Educational Achievement.

Entry Requirement: Entry is open for this subject. Where limited places are available in Level 1 History, student’s marks from the previous year will be considered for prioritising entry.

 

Course Description:

  • Students learn more about identifying, selecting, organising, recording and evaluating information in their topic of research
  • Students demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place of significance.
  • Students learn to read, analyse and interpret historical sources.
  • Students learn about the different perspectives of people in a given time period.
  • Students learn to describe the cause(s), course(s) and consequence (s) of an historical event.
  • Students learn about how a significant historical event affected New Zealand society.
This course leads to: Level 2 History NCEA Level 2, Level 3 History NCEA Level 3 and University courses requiring NCEA Level 3 Qualifications.

 

Vocational Pathways: Service Industries, Social and Community Services and Creative Industries.

Air Force, Librarian, Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Archivist, Art Historian, Barrister, Bookseller, Careers Counsellor, Community Worker, Copy-writer, Corporate/Government Lawyer, Criminologist, Curator- Art Gallery/Museum, Diplomatic Officer, Economist, Editor, Employment Advisor, Geographer, Historian, Journalist, Judge, Legal Executive, Library Assistant, Minister of Religion, Policy Analyst, Political Scientist, Press Secretary, Prison-Education Co-ordinator, Probation Officer, Recreation Administrator, Social Worker, Sociologist, Solicitor, Sub-Editor, Union Organiser, Primary or Secondary School Teacher etc.

 

Excursions: There are two excursions in the Level 1 History program. Excursions will attract student contribution which will be covered if students have paid their activity fee in full.



NOTE:

  • If outside providers are used for assessments, these are noted on this form along with the provider code.
  • *These Achievement Standards will be offered to Extension students.



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91001 v3 History 1.1 - Carry out an investigation of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91002 v3 History 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91003 v3 History 1.3 - Interpret sources of an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 91004 v3 History 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of different perspectives of people in an historical event of significance to New Zealanders
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 91005 v3 History 1.5 - Describe the causes and consequences of an historical event
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.