1 Law and Order (1LAW1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Hoy

Learners will explore and learn the foundations of justice concepts, principles, and processes such as coercive power, balancing competing claims, impartiality, equity which are the foundation of our legal system. They will investigate a famous New Zealand crime of their choosing and, in doing so, learn how to effectively gather and sort evidence that is relevant to their crime.


Learning Areas:

Social Science


2 Law and Crime (2LAW1), 2 Take Action (2ACT2) Social Studies

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 required.

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