Year 12 Sustainable Societies & Futures
Teacher in Charge: K. Baird
Students will investigate global issues and examine their impact on societies and cultures of the world. Topics include: climate change and damage to the environment, civil defense, pandemics, the United Nations and New Zealand, the treatment of women, human rights, social justice, social action, response to disasters, the law, crime and local issues. Views, values and perspectives are a key focus of this course.This course offers the opportunity for students to gain credits in Level 2 Social Studies Achievement Standards and Level 2 Legal Studies and Journalism Unit Standards.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1 x Clear file (20 page), 2 x Clever Kiwi Activity Scrapbook (or similar size 240 x 340mm), $15 (approx) Field trip to Wellington City
Recommended Prior Learning
This course is fully internally assessed and is aimed at students who may struggle in some Level 2 courses. It is taught at a slower pace and assessments are structured with students' capabilities in mind.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Term: 4, Week: 2
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 10