Year 10 Social Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Weston

The aim of our Social Studies programme is to enable students to participate in a rapidly changing society as informed, confident and responsible citizens, approaching issues using critical thinking skills.
This will enable them to:
• Develop understanding of ideas about changing global societies as we enter a new technological age
• Appropriately contribute in local, national, and global communities
• Evaluate the sustainability of alternative social, economic, political and environmental practices
• Explore and analyse people’s values and perspectives
• Engage critically with societal happenings through an ongoing current events programme.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Coloured pencils, glue stick



It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.