Approx Cost:
$25 for possible field trips and activities.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Open Entry.

Course Outline:

In this course, students will learn about different cultures of the world, including Iran, India and Zambia, as well as cultures of their choice.  They will also look at how culture, including our hobbies and families, has changed over time, and why.  There will be lots of practical activities, such as a fashion show, making dioramas and trying food from different places.

Students will develop skills such as research, cultural awareness, group work and communicating ideas.

There is one optional NCEA internal assessment in this course which includes 4 Literacy credits

This course can be taken in combination with any other Year 11 Social Studies semester course.

Where Does It Lead:

Social Studies 201 and 301, Tertiary studies involving (but not limited to) social work, society and policy, sociology, social and community services and public relations.

For further information see:
Mrs Werahiko