Geography NCEA Level 3
UE:This is an ‘approved subject’ for University Entrance. Standards marked (R) may be counted towards the Reading credits for Literacy. Standards marked (R/W) may be counted towards either (but not both) Reading or Writing credits for Literacy. Standards marked (N) may be used towards meeting the Level 1 Numeracy requirements.
Background:The course has open entry. A background in Geography is desirable.
Course Description:Internal Standards: Students will investigate the spatial and temporal patterns of El Nino, the global impacts and significance of human trafficking and they will undertake a research project focusing on the Muriwai Coastal Environment. External Standards: Students will study the interaction of natural processes at Muriwai, tourism development in Rotorua and apply Geography concepts and skills in an examination setting.
|3||91426(R/W)||Geography 3.1 - Demonstrate understanding of how interacting natural processes shape a New Zealand geographic environment||4||External||Compulsory|
|3||91427(R/W)||Geography 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how a cultural process shapes geographic environment(s)||4||External||Compulsory|
|3||91429(R/W)||Geography 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a given environment(s) through selection and application of geographic concepts and skills||4||External||Compulsory|
|3||91430(N)||Geography 3.5 - Conduct geographic research with consultation||5||Internal||Compulsory|
|3||91431(R)||Geography 3.6 Analyse aspects of a contemporary geographic issue||3||Internal||Compulsory|
|3||91432||Geography 3.7 - Analyse aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale||3||Internal||Compulsory|