The course covers 3 major areas: • The study of natural processes at work in the local environment. Coastal processes are the focus of our work. Local area field work is completed during this topic • Tourism as an example of a cultural process in New Zealand. This is studied with a 3 day trip to Rotorua • Selecting and applying skills and important geographic ideas. Field work is an integral part of the course and assessment. Students must be able to go on these field trips.
students in this course will be working towards
11 credits that are internally assessed and 8 credits that are externally assessed Course endorsement is possible in L3 Geography 19 credits towards Level 1 Literacy 5 credits towards Numeracy 3R, 8B credits to UE literacy (R/W/B) This course is university approved