L1 History: Famous Places and Faces - Full Year

This course will discover famous events and people who have influenced the world.

Course Overview

This course will look at important events in the 20th century such as WWII and the Black Civil Rights Movement. You will get to research a famous person and describe and explain their impact.

This course will also develop valuable skills such as researching, annotating sources and presenting your findings.

You will learn how to decipher sources, assess them for bais and comment on their reliabilty and usefulness.

Four standards are listed, however only three will be completed. The final liist will be confirmed early 2024.

The Teacher

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Karen Blick

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Hi, I'm Miss Blick. I have been HOD at Taieri College since 2013, before that I taught at Chanel College in Masterton. Besides teaching History I love playing golf, and I am also kept busy with playing Trombone with the Mosgiel Brass Band. I started teaching online in 2021. History has always been a favourite subject of mine since my high school days.

Course Details

Be able to assess sources for reliability and usefulness.
Be able to present information coherently ( for internal assessment).
Be able to describe differing perspectives and explain people's actions.

A passion for all things History!
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School Year
01 Feb 2024
07 Nov 2024

NCEA Level 1
Standard No * Standard title credit value internal/external
AS92024 New Zealand and WWII 5 Internal
AS92025 Famous faces 5 Internal
AS92026 Demonstrate understanding of historical concepts 5 External
AS92027 Demonstrate understanding of perspectives 5 External

Learning Exchange

1.00 placement

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1 - 15

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Taieri College
Taieri College

Level (NCEA)

Yes - L1

Course Dates

01 Feb 2024

till 07 Nov 2024


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Learning Exchange

1.00 placement

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