Level 2 Geography

GEO200
Course Description

Teacher to contact with questions: Mrs S. Curphey

Explore the state of the world today through natural and human environments, through a variety of research, discussion, analysis and fieldwork. A mix of New Zealand and global contexts are investigated, such as; Homicide in Chicago, Global Migration trends, and Housing Variation across Auckalnd.. Students are able to direct aspects of the course to suit their own interests. This is an achievement standards based course. In 2020, a 2 day excursion to Auckland is planned which will have a small charge attached.  There are no pre-requisites to this course. See Mrs Curphey for more information.


Pathway

Level 3 Geography

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbook $10, pens, exercise book


Recommended Prior Learning

Geography 100 useful


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91241 v3 Geography 2.2 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of an urban pattern
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91243 v2 Geography 2.4 - Apply geography concepts and skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91244 v3 Geography 2.5 - Conduct geographic research with guidance
2
I
5
Y
Y
A.S. 91245 v3 Geography 2.6 - Explain aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91246 v3 Geography 2.7 - Explain aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

Farming, tourism, civil service, social work, advertising, law, engineering, volcanologist, geologist, environmental officer, ecologist, demographer, researcher, analyst, journalist


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