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DRAFT Timetable 2018

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Code LA Levels
6MAT Level 1 Multivariate data INOK 6

We will start off with an important statistics topic which will be built on further in level 2 an

78PE Preparing for the event SARA 7, 8

Are you up for a challenge? If so, then this is the right course for you.

78TEC Advanced Product and Furniture Design JARG 7, 8

This course is for students interested in learning about how to design and make things, and who c

5MATa 5 Matt - real world numbers MATP 5

NUMBER - with a practical/ context-based approach.

8MUS SENIOR JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

8ENG 1.1 8English GEOM 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

5MATc Essential Number Skills DUNW 5

This course is intended to provide something different.

4MATa What's your number? KAYH 4

This course will aim to get our number skills on track.

4MATb What's Your Number? DEBD 4

This course will aim to get our number skills on track.

89ART 1.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 8

We start the term by working out what you want to work on through the year.

78PHO 7/8 Photography ROSM 7, 8

You will be working towards either a level 2 two panel folio or a level 3 three panel folio of wo

5MATb Number ALIS 5

All those essential skills to be numerate -

6MED Level One Media Studies RICP 6

In Media Studies this year, we'll be looking primarily at films, and how to express ideas about s

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Code LA Levels
68BUS 1.1 Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

68MAO Learn the Secret Language of Te Reo Māori MART 6, 7, 8

Kaua e mate wheke mate ururoa
Don't die like a octopus, die like a hammerhead shark

8MAS Statistics L3 Bivariate data INOK 8

To wake up the brain for the year we will study Bivariate Data.

4PE Ao Tawhiti Commonwealth Games STEH 4

We might not live on the Gold Coast, where the 2018 Commonwealth games are about to be held, but

7BIO As I live and breathe. BREB 7

We will look at the full animal kingdom in terms of the accumulation of increasingly complex adap

6MUS ADVANCED MUSIC 1 - (NCEA LEVELS 1 and 2...) MATD 6, 7

Do music for NCEA credits!

4SCI How do we "do" science? ZACW 4

In this unit, we will discover how we know what we know, and "how to do science".

56TEC Product and Furniture Design JARG 5, 6

Learn practical design and manufacturing skills as you develop and manufacture your own personali

7ART 1.1 level two art making towards a folio HOLR 7

Term one

5SCI The skeptics club - Without Aliens. FLOM 5

You all have been watching documentaries before, or read some interesting article on internet.

8ART 1.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

Part One- Getting started
Term one

5ENG Wreeding and Riting Skillz 5 ROBM 5

*This is a Curriculum Level 5 class requiring a fair amount of independent work.

7ENG Level Two English - Short Text Analysis RICP 7

In this course, we’ll start by analysing some short texts by Ted Chiang, Stephen King, and a few

78PSY Introducing Psychology ALLH 7, 8

In this course the major theories that make up psychology will be outlined.

5ICT Digital Technologies IANH 5

This is intended to be a whole year course where we plan, design and create Digital resources tha

Green
Code LA Levels
6PE There is no 'I' in TEAM SARA 6

'Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships' - Michael Jordan

8MED Level Three Media - Ways of Seeing Film RICP 8

**To enrol in this course, students should have completed at least ten 'film' credits in Media St

5MUS OVERTURES... MATD 5

This class is designed for students at the junior level who are serious about music, but not yet

7MAT Clone of Algebra Level 2 INOK 7

We are starting with the Algebra you will need to know for the rest of the year.

4TEC Habitat JARG 3, 4

Design and make an insect habitat.

8BIO Keep cool, don't sweat the small stuff! BREB 8

With a primary focus on the complex and advanced human body we will explore how our physiology ma

6PHL Philosophy: Death to Socrates BRES 6

Socrates is known as the founder of philosophy. So why was he put to death?

5SCI The nature of science ZACW 5

In this unit, we will discover how we know what we know, and "how to do science".

4ART Foundation painting (runs for term one) HOLR 3, 4

This is an introduction to building confidence and skill with painting.

6SCI Acids and Bases ALIS 6

This class will prepare students for the external assessment Sci 1.5 Acids and Bases, which will

6ENG Great Speeches ROBM 6

Can you recognise from which famous speech each quote is taken?

57ART 5 Art : Looking and Seeing. "I don't know much about Art but I know what I like" ROSM 5, 6, 7

This course is open to all students.

45DRA Junior Drama MART 4, 5, 6

Improvisation is a state of being and creating action without pre-planning.

5SOC Local Democracy: Have your Say KATA 5

What do you enjoy about living in Christchurch/Otautahi and your suburb?

45DRA Junior Drama MART 4, 5, 6

Improvisation is a state of being and creating action without pre-planning.

78SOC Introducing Sociology ALLH 7, 8

Sociology has important critical things to say about society. It is an important subject .

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Code LA Levels
8CHEM Aqueous equilibria - a chemical balancing act ZACW 8

We will begin the year by significantly expanding upon our knowledge of chemical equilibria from

7ENG 1.1 English: Film Studies GEOM 7

Film Studies is a comprehensive English course with a focus on film.

5HOS What is in my food? SARA 5

This course is an introduction to skills that we will use throughout the year.

45MAO Te Reo Ngawari - Basic Secret Language MART 1, 2, 3, 4

“Ko te manu e kai ana te miro, nona te ngahere.

6EFS Green earth for OUR sustainability BREB 6

This is an Education for Sustainability class which will explore values of a geographic area and

7PHY Tactics for Mechanics FLOM 7

This year-long course will follow an academic path to offer 19 to 22 credits at NCEA level 2, cov

5PE AO Tennis Open STEH 5

Hot on the heals of the Aussie Open, lets have our own Tennis Open.

6GEO Becoming a Geographer KATA 6

This course covers the fundamental skills required to be a geographer!

5PHL Philosophy - Skepticism and Knowledge BRES 4, 5

If you participated and loved 34PHL you will find this course suitable, and it is also suitable f

48DAN Dance Challenge SARM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Love performing, dancing and being on stage?

8ENG Poetry and Place ROBM 8

International and Kiwi poets will be the literary focus for this course.

68ICT Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class covers level 1,2 and 3 NCEA in digital technology.

4ENG Roll up! Roll up! The Greatest Showman's in town! DEBD 4

‘No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.’

78LEG Law :starting out ALLH 7, 8

Law give you awareness of your rights and responsibilities.

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Code LA Levels
7MED Is it time for a School Mag? MART 6, 7, 8

This class focusses on developing journalism skills by looking at factual writing in interesting

8PHY No panics, it's Mechanics! FLOM 8

This year-long course will follow an academic path to offer 19 to 22 credits at NCEA level 3, cov

8HIS Independent History Portfolio RICM 8

PLEASE READ THE HISTORY COURSE OVERVIEW FOR Level 3 History.

7MUS ADVANCED MUSIC 2 - (NCEA LEVEL 3) MATD 8

Do music for NCEA credits!

6ART 1.1 Level One - Term one 'Getting started' HOLR 6

(This is full year course)

6DAN Production of Beauty at Dance Unlimited SARM 7, 8

Come and join the "Dance Unlimited" crew with anything goes* choreography and p

6ENG Level One English - Written Text Analysis RICP 6

After starting off by analysing some interesting short stories and poetry, we’ll choose a novel a

7MAT Sequences and Series DERT 7

This course is the Level 2 Internals course - we will be focusing on internal Achievement Standar

6MAT NCEA 1 Number ALIS 6

We will spend this block racing through the math skills you need just to get by in the world.

Orange
Code LA Levels
4MUS Developing Your Inner Ear MATD 3, 4, 5

This class is designed for anyone with an interest in music – you don’t need to have a lot of mus

6ENG 1.1 Extension English GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

7CHEM Drop the base: quantitative titrations ZACW 7

We will begin the year by learning how to perform titrations, an important technique to quantify

7EFS LOST CIVILISATIONS BREB 7

No man is an island, but an island is.

67SCI Cool Chemistry FLOM 6, 7

This year will take us on a long journey of science exploration, covering varied content like ast

67HIS Comparative History: Aotearoa and Hawaii RICM 6, 7

In this course, we will investigate the historical similarities and differences between the colon

5ART Foundation learn to draw and more (Term one) HOLR 4, 5

Foundation drawing (runs through all of term one)

5PE Let's get physical SARM 5

Do you like boxing, weight training, keeping or getting fit?

45MUS SONGS OF FREEDOM: History Through Art and Music MATD 4, 5

In this course we will using famous works of music and art to learn about important events in wor

78PHL Philosophy of Religion and Uni philosophy BRES 7, 8

Class sessions are split between NCEA Level 3 and University course Phil110.

8MAC Calculus DERT 8

This is normally a FULL YEAR course for students who have completed level two mathematics.

4HOS An introduction to hospitality KAYH 4

This course is aimed at level 4 students and Sarah Arts has a course in green aimed at level 5 st

4ENG Wreeding and Riting Skillz 4 ROBM 4

*This is a Curriculum Level 4 class covering similar topics to its Level 5 counterpart.

5ENG 5ENG - Extension English RICP 5

This course is designed for those students already operating at or above the 'typical' Y10 studen

68CAR Finding Me KIRM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Could life be better? Would you like to get on track, gain confidence, and direction?

Other
Code LA Levels
68DRA Directing Shakespeare MART 6, 7, 8

Shall I compare you to a summer's day..?