Approx Cost:
$5.00 for course materials
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

It is expected that students have obtained at least 10 credits from Level 2 English Achievement Standards.

Course Outline:

This course will look at the Vietnam War and some more modern conflict that have happened in recent times conflict and war on a global scale.  Students will study, respond to and analyse all text types, including film, short stories, novel and poetry. Themes will be complex and engaging and may include the duality of man, the effect of war on the human mind, the addiction to war and the brutality of conflict.  There is also an opportunity for students to explore their own topics like the Cartels in South America, Terrorism or even the Civil Rights Movement in the USA.


There are three internal and two external assessments in this course.

Where Does It Lead:

University - many courses require NCEA Level 3 English as a prerequisite (refer to Career information).

For further information see:
Mr Cuff