1CITZ1

1 Citizens Handbook (1CITZ1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Hoy

This course is about empowering you with the knowledge of how this country came to be, how it currently works, and how you as a citizen of Aotearoa New Zealand can have a positive impact on issues relating to human rights.

 

 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Voluntary Course Contribution
● Course Fee $5.00 for in class materials and resources. ** This includes a print credit of $5.00 to be added to a learner’s Can-Do cards.
● Possible Field Trip opportunity to deepen and reinforce learning at an approximate cost of between $15 to $35 covering travel expenses and entry fee. * to be confirmed during the course depending on available exhibitions and events and added to statements as and when they occur.

Optional Items - Recommended for home purchase and use
● Dedicated learner laptop (Chrome book suitable) with learners own headset recommended

See Senior Stationery list on our My School Office Max Portal.

No additional course specific stationery items other than the Senior Stationery list are required for this course

To keep costs low, we recommend only buying the items of stationery you do not have. Your child is welcome to bring items from home, perhaps purchased in previous years and repurposed to save money. This could include erasers, headphones, scientific calculators and padlocks for the lockers if they already have one.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27835 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate understanding of concepts of democracy and government
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27850 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate understanding of New Zealand's system of government and its formation and operation
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91043 v2
NZQA Info
Social Studies 1.5 - Describe a social justice and human rights action
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 12
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

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