Papanui High School Senior Coursebook
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|Welcome to the Papanui High School Senior Coursebook.|
|Introduction||General Information | Subject Choice & NCEA | Curriculum Guide Overview|
|NCEA||National Qualifications | Literacy and Numeracy | Certificate endorsements | Scholarship | University Study | University Entrance | Approved Subject list for NCEA|
|Subject choices||Subject Choice | Careers & Transition | Gateway | Star funded courses | Changes to Level 2 Courses | Introduction of Semester Courses | Subject Planner|
|Course Descriptions||Learn more about courses being offered in 201s|
GEOGRAPHY 31F (Full Year) - GEO31F
TEACHER IN CHARGE: Mr Stoddart
English credits at Level 2 are desirable. Geography at Year 11 or 12 recommended. Students taking Geography for the first time need to see the Teacher in Charge before being granted entry.
This course is an advanced level of Geography where students are encouraged to research information in depth. Students take part in field studies in Kaikoura and Christchurch researching the natural environment. Issues at a local and global level are analysed. Students study a cultural process and use skills to interpret maps and visual data.
All assessments are Achievement Standards with the opportunity to gain 11 Internal and 12 External credits.
Christchurch beaches field trip $10.00. Geographic Studies text $20.00
University studies as a Science, Resource Management or Arts subject and can lead to careers in Tourism, Urban Planning, GIS specialist, Transport management, Environment management, Marketing and Real Estate, just to name a few.