12 History (12HIS1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Tamara Yuill Proctor

12 History


At Level 2 we focus on developing the skills you learnt at Level 1 History. Historical events covered will focus on events where people have experienced major challenges. Student choice is a feature of the course as you research and learn to examine the past as a historian.

Potential Topics

  • Influenza Pandemic 1918
  • NZ involvement in the WW1/WW2
  • Māori Battalion WW1               
  • Dawn Raids
  • Springbok Tour 1981
  • Treaty of Waitangi in relation to land e.g. Bastion Point, Land march, Parihaka

This course is split into two semesters: students can take just one course or both.


Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

10 credits in a Level 1 language-rich subject

Assessment Information

Possible Credits
External - 0 credits
Internal - 10 credits