Level 1 Samoan

01SAM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Sime

The Year 11 Samoan language course is an NCEA Level 1 course that offers 24 credits (including the Level 2 Presentation standard) . It will focus on the 4 communication functions of reading, writing, listening and speaking. This course will cover both every day and respectful terms used in different contexts and situations. For the internal standards of interacting, presenting and writing, students will be required to contribute work and evidence to a portfolio over the course of the programme. Units of work will include special days in NZ and Samoa, comparison with other countries and cultures, school & work life and life in Samoa. By the end of Year 11, students should have a sound general knowledge of the Samoan language and culture.


Pathway

Level 2 Samoan

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x 1B8 Exercise book
BYOD


Recommended Prior Learning

Students must have passed at least 50% of the Year 10 Samoan course or be at intermediate level in writing and speaking. Students must also attempt the Level 1 presentation or HOLA approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90903 v2 Samoan 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Samoan texts on areas of most immediate relevance
1
E
5
A.S. 90905 v2 Samoan 1.3 - Interact using spoken Samoan to communicate personal information, ideas and opinions in different situations
1
I
5
A.S. 90906 v2 Samoan 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of Samoan texts on areas of most immediate relevance
1
E
5
A.S. 90907 v2 Samoan 1.5 - Write a variety of text types in Samoan on areas of most immediate relevance
1
I
5
A.S. 91145 v2 Samoan 2.2 - Give a spoken presentation in Samoan that communicates information, ideas and opinions
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

Tourism, Translators, Flight Attendant, Journalist for Samoan newspapers