Level 3 Geography

GEO300
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; The process of tourism and sustainability in Rotorua, Fieldays, Maritime Piracy. Students are able to direct aspects of the course to suit their own interests. This is an achievement standards based course with the opportunity to gain aspects of UE literacy. This is a UE approved subject. There are no pre-requisites to this course. See Mrs Curphey for more information.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbook $10, potential camp $100, exercise book, pen


Recommended Prior Learning

Geograpgy 200 useful


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91427 v2 Geography 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how a cultural process shapes geographic environment(s)
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91428 v2 Geography 3.3 - Analyse a significant contemporary event from a geographic perspective
3
I
3
Y
3r *
A.S. 91429 v2 Geography 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a given environment(s) through selection and application of geographic concepts and skills
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91430 v2 Geography 3.5 - Conduct geographic research with consultation
3
I
5
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91431 v2 Geography 3.6 - Analyse aspects of a contemporary geographic issue
3
I
3
Y
3r *
A.S. 91432 v2 Geography 3.7 - Analyse aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
3
I
3
Y
3r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 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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