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.



Learning Areas:

Social Science

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.


Please be aware, our charges may change