Level 2 Pacific Studies
Teacher in Charge: Miss T. Pasese
Course description: 02PAC is a course that looks at past, present and future issues of the Pasefika communities in the islands and in New Zealand. It is a combination of cross curricular standards with a sole focus on Pasefika topics. We will be looking at the complexities of ethnic identities, the history of Pasefika peoples in New Zealand and relationships between Pasefika and ethnic and western foods. Students who take 02PAC will have a deeper understanding of who they are as Pasefika learners and how they can make a difference in our communities and in the wider world.
Tongan and Samoan indigenous knowledge.
Gender pay gap.
Pasefika relationship with food.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1x 1B5 Notebook
2x Clear File folders
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum 10 credits from a Level 1 Social Sciences subject or English (including at least one external from English or Social Sciences) OR HOLA/HOS approval.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines