Level 2 Geography

L2GEO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Millanta

What will I learn and how will I learn?
Students will investigate natural landscapes (Amazon Basin) and undertake urban studies and contemporary issues. They will further develop their mapping, graphing and valuing skills, and carry out research with guidance. They will also look at Global studies and the differences in development.

Conditions of Assessment
Assessment is by Achievement Standards, three externally assessed and five internally assessed.

Submitting Internal Assessment

Resubmission and Further Assessment Opportunities
Resubmissions can only be offered once and only when small errors or omissions need to be corrected in student work in a short period of time. There is no further teaching available.  Further assessment opportunities are available in every standard.


Pathway

Level 3 Geography

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry is open. However, attainment in Level 1 English is an advantage.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

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: 2, Week: 8
Term: 4, Week: 5
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91241 v3 Geography 2.2 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of an urban pattern
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 3
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91242 v3 Geography 2.3 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of differences in development
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 5
Term: 4, Week: 5
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91243 v2 Geography 2.4 - Apply geography concepts and skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 2
Term: 4, Week: 5
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91244 v3 Geography 2.5 - Conduct geographic research with guidance
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 5
2
I
5
Y
Y
A.S. 91245 v3 Geography 2.6 - Explain aspects of a contemporary New Zealand geographic issue
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 3
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91246 v3 Geography 2.7 - Explain aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 3, Week: 2
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91247 v2 Geography 2.8 - Apply spatial analysis, with guidance, to solve a geographic problem
2
I
3
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Pathway Tags

Urban/Regional Planner, Immigration Officer, Intelligence Officer, Construction and Infrastructure, Survey Technician, Surveyor, Secondary School Teacher, Tertiary Lecturer, Geologist, Meteorologist, Conservator, Elected Government Representative, Policy Analyst, Town Planner, Teaching, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Resource Management, Diplomat, Sociologist


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