Level 3 Social Science Literacy
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Carruthers
This course teaches a combination of research, reading, and writing skills in order to give students the opportunity to get Level 3 as well as University Entrance credits. The contexts studied will be varied and will focus on current issues affecting New Zealand and the world. This course is not U.E approved but does offer the chance to gain U.E literacy via internal assessments.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Workbooks and stationary for the various topics are provided throughout the year by your teacher.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students must have passed NCEA Level 2, be doing 3 UE approved subjects at Level 3, and not have UE literacy to gain entry into this course.
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 10
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.