Year 13 Civic Studies

13CIV
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs K. Grant

Civic Studies

This course focuses on how people function within society and will encourage students to perform as informed and knowledgeable young adults. It will focus on civic related competencies such as employment law, voting, taxation, insurance, banking products, renting properties and budgeting for example. Topics may vary according to student interest.

The course is fully internally assessed. 

A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.





Recommended Prior Learning

Students should have a complete NCEA L.2 as all material used in this course  is L.3.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1980 v9 Describe, from an employee perspective, ways of dealing with employment relationship problems
3
I
3
U.S. 7127 v7 Exercise informed choice in deciding on a major goods or service purchase
3
I
2
U.S. 28098 v3 Evaluate options to increase personal income
3
I
3
U.S. 28099 v2 Analyse credit options and select strategies to manage personal finances
3
I
3
U.S. 30911 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of a specified workplace
3
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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.