Year 12 Geography

12GEO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Barclay

The focus of this course will be to develop geographic understanding of a large natural environment, urban pattern a contemporary NZ geographic issue, spatial analysis, geographic skills and geographic research. The fieldwork is based in Tongariro and Wellington.


Pathway

Year 13 Art History, Year 13 Classical Studies, Year 13 Earth and Space Science, Year 13 Geography, Year 13 History, Year 13 Sustainable Societies & Futures

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

either 1 x 2B5 exercise book or 1 x Ringbinder and 1 x A4 lined refill, $300- $350 (approx) 3 day trip Tongariro National Park trip, $10 Wellington city trip


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91240 v2 Geography 2.1 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of a large natural environment
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91241 v3 Geography 2.2 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of an urban pattern
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91243 v2 Geography 2.4 - Apply geography concepts and skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91244 v3 Geography 2.5 - Conduct geographic research with guidance
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
2
I
5
Y
Y
A.S. 91245 v3 Geography 2.6 - Explain aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91246 v3 Geography 2.7 - Explain aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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