3 A Changing World (3CHANG)
Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Hoy
Building on Global Voices, Sustainable Footprint and a Changing Land, A Changing World explores a variety of world topics that impact people and the environment and identifies future solutions. For example, learners will investigate the escalating criminal enterprise of human trafficking, examining different viewpoints, involvement and identifying the impact and significance for people.
** Learners wanting to gain UE in Geography will be offered specific externals to achieve this.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Voluntary Course Contribution
Course Fee $5.00 for in class materials and resources.
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 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.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
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.
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