This course requires 2 options.

11 History (11HIS)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Tamara Yuill Proctor

11 History

Learn the art of the historian through a close study of texts. Consider different perspectives on an event from New Zealand history. Complete research into a chosen topic. Explore the world of Ancient Greek mythology and the first Olympics. History is all about great stories and peoples’ experiences in fascinating and bizarre situations.

Potential Topics

  • Māori, Tasman, Cook and Ann Morley: First Contacts 1642-1810
  • Historical research project: personal choice
  • Ancient Greek mythology and the first Olympics
  • New Zealand at War

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry

Assessment Information

Possible Credits
External - 4 credits
Internal - 18 credits (12 History and 6 Classics)