Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Welsh
Year 12 History examines major events, forces and people who have helped shape our modern world. The major theme of the Year 12 course is Revolution. During the course you will be encouraged to evaluate evidence and draw conclusions supported by evidence. You will learn how to recognise change and continuity in history. You will use critical thinking to compare and contrast and establish the significance of historical events.
Course Content: The French Revolution; The Russian Revolution; the Cold War and NZ’s involvement in the Vietnam War.
Individual Research assignment
Cold War, New Zealand and the Vietnam War
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.