Level 2 Social Science Literacy

02SSL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Carruthers

This course has been designed to help Year 12 students improve their literacy skills and possibly gain University Entrance Literacy. This course teaches a combination of research, reading, and writing skills. The topics studied are the myth of Hercules and the Nazis and the Holocaust. Students cannot select this course if they are taking either Level 2 Classical Studies or Level 2 History.


Pathway

Level 3 Classical Studies, Level 3 Geography, Level 3 History, Level 3 Social Science Literacy

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students workbooks and folders will be distributed by their teacher at the beginning of each topic.


Recommended Prior Learning

Students must have passed NCEA Level 1 (80 credits).   


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91204 v2 Classical Studies 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the relationship between aspects of the classical world and aspects of other cultures
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91230 v2 History 2.2 - Examine an historical event or place that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91232 v2 History 2.4 - Interpret different perspectives of people in an historical event that is of significance to New Zealanders
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91233 v2 History 2.5 - Examine causes and consequences of a significant historical event
2
E
5
Y
5r,5w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.