Level 3 History
Year 13 History
The Year 13 History course contributes a possible 25 credits towards Level 3 NCEA and is covered in 4 units of work. Each unit is assessed against one or more Achievement Standards. The units cover conducting an investigation and analysis of an event or place of significance to New Zealanders. Analysing differing perspectives on a contested event of significance to New Zealanders.
There is an exam at the end of the year for Level Three History so it is vital that you attend regularly, work hard all the time, make the most of the opportunities of class/library time given and hand all assessments in on time.
History Matters - Research an historical event or place of significance to New Zealanders, using primary and secondary sources
A Place in Time - Analyse an historical event, or place, of significance to New Zealanders
Different Opinions - Analyse different perspectives of a contested event of significance to New Zealanders
Preparation for exams
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 31
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.