Year 13 Sustainable Societies & Futures
Teacher in Charge: K. Baird
Students will investigate world cultures and societies as well as their local community. Topics may include: ideologies – what people believe and why, current events and issues impacting on people and places, fighting for change, war and protest, diversity, the law, stereotypes, and social and environmental issues. Understanding views, values and perspectives is a key component of this course.This course offers the opportunity for students to gain credits in Level 3 Social Studies Achievement Standards. This course provides the opportunity to gain credits towards the literacy requirements for University Entrance. Level 3 Sustainable Societies and Futures is a much more academic subject than the Level 2 course.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
2 x Clever Kiwi Activity Scrapbook (or similar size 240 x 340mm), 1 x Clear file (30 pages), Field Trips: tbc
Recommended Prior Learning
Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 4, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16
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.