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

Open Entry.

Course Outline:

Level 1 Social Studies students will be able to explore global social actions before reporting on their own personal involvement in a social justice and human rights action. Students will develop skills such as research. planning, community engagements and social change.

The overall theme for 2020 is Social Action. Students will plan and undertake a community social action of their choice.

There is one NCEA internal assessment in this course which includes 4 literacy credits.

Students taking SSS101 need to be self-motivated and committed to seeing their social action through to completion.

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, social and community services and public relations.

For further information see:
Miss Aitcheson