Level 1 Physical Geography Half Course
Physical Geography studies how our world is formed. It teaches us skills of observation and measurement as well as critical thinking. Field work is an important part of Physical Geography.
Specific themes studied include:
- Coastal Erosion and measuring ocean processes.
- River Processes involving field work measuring a river.
- Landscapes e.g. Amazon Rainforest.
Recommended Prior Learning
Course Costs and Equipment
1x 2B8 exercise book. Standard stationery requirements.
Field trip costs to be confirmed
Assessment InformationPlease note that the standard credit totals displayed below as well as the standard descriptions are subject to change before the start of 2024 due to the upcoming NCEA Level 1 changes.
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
Total Credits Available: 5 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 5 credits.
Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer, limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.