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Timetable 2019
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LA Levels Code
Homeostasis - Physiology in Ultra-Endurance Events MATW 8

We will learn how the human body manages to continue functioning under changing conditions includ

8BIO
ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS TWO AND THREE MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians, wanting to achieve standards at levels two and

78MUS
Senior Shakespeare LAUB 7

Full term course!

7ENG
Picture Story Books BetM 5

In this class we'll get started with design fundamentals in preparation to create children's stor

5HOL
Organic chemistry: it's alkynes of fun! ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

7CHEM
Astronomical Cycling GREO 6

Learn about all the things that affect you!

6SCI
Number Level 2 and 3 - NO LONGER AVAILABLE KAYH 3

This is a specific course for students who need to work towards level 4 maths.

3MAT
Shortland Street Filmed Scenes EMIM 4, 5

We'll be working with old Shortland Street scripts.

45DRA
Ultimate Frisbee CRPE 4

It’s basically football with Frisbees. Learn how to catch and throw a disk.

4PEH
MEASUREMENT - continued LOUW 6

Measurement.

6MAT
Independent English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to work independently towards improving their literacy and/o

5ENG
Media and Film Studies - Advanced NCEA RICP 7, 8

In this course, we'll move on from our focus on film analysis (T1), to the design (T2) and produc

78MED
Can we have fun and save the planet? KATA 6, 7

This course will help you get to know yourself as you explore which values and behaviours will wo

6EFS
Introduction into Social psychology ALIS 4

Social Psychology is the study of how peoples feelings, thoughts and behaviours influence others.

4HOL
Clone of Lucy is a Drama Director MART 4, 5

Drama with Marlene, Lucy Webster (& Rose Hubble) will be developing Drama skills with improvi

45DRAa
Yellow
LA Levels Code
Scenes from Great Plays EMIM 6, 7, 8

This is part of the year long Drama course offered at senior level offering NCEA level 1,2,3 stan

678DRA
Define, Discuss and Defend Human Rights KATA 5

The class has spoken.

5HOL
Manu Kōrero MART 6, 7, 8

Those wanting NCEA Level 1 (or higher) MUST BE committed to studying and would be expected to tak

678MAO
Genre Study: Sci-fi ROBM 8

This course will look at a bunch of short stories and film across a range of time periods and sty

8ENG
More of an Introduction to Algebra DUNW 5

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

5MAT
FISTBALL…hmmm that sounds interesting! IANH 4, 5 45PEH
NZ Short Films BRAF 4

In this course we examine and analyse a number of NZ Short films.

4ENG
Make A Space JARG 5

Help complete the fit out of the new GARAGE space, students will be developing workshop skills as

5TEC
MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

6MUS
2.1 Foundation Illustration HOLR 3, 4, 5, 6

You will explore the possibilities of line drawing.

5ART
Calculus DERT 8

The first two to three weeks we will finish Differentiation, then move onto Integration.

8MAC
Astrophysics GREO 7

We're going to look at the Universe and how it came to be - We'll look at stars their life cycle

7PHY
Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 7, 8

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

78BUS
MEASUREMENT - continued LOUW 6

Measurement.

6MAT
Number - cont. ALIS 4

We will be continuing on with number for the first half of the term.

4MAT
The Carbon Cycle and Climate Change ZACW 6

Carbon is a key ingredient for life on Earth.

6SCI
Green
LA Levels Code
Do The Write Thing ROBM 4

THIS IS A WRITING HEAVY CLASS.

4ENG
Kapa Haka MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Toku toa, he toa rangatira

48MAO
2.1 Level Three - Art making towards a folio HOLR 8

(Pre- requisite is level two visual art, if you have not completed a level two art folio you must

8ART
Aroha BRAF 4, 5

This is a term long program where participants spend time in natural environments, as a way of co

AROHA
Genetics and Evolution MATW 6

In this course, spanning over both blocks of Term 2, we will learn the most important concepts of

6SCI
AC vs DC GREO 8

This block we'll look at the physics of electricity and how current flow around a DC circuit can

8PHY
2.1 Level Two - Art making towards a folio HOLR 7

TermTwo - Recommended that those scheduling into this course have completed the term one program

7ART
How can I improve my performance? KelB 7, 8

Level 2: This course will begin by participating in a variety of different methods of training (i

78PE
Philosophy - Ethics and University course Phil 110 pt3 BRES 7, 8

For this block, classes are split between the NCEA Level 3 course in Ethics and the University co

678PHL
Electricity and magnetism: it's shocking! ZACW 5

In this NZC Level 5 science course, students will:

5SCI
How stuff works MATP 4

How do automatic doors open? Why do we have an airlock on the new building?

4SCI
Exploring Music MATD 4

The content of this course will be co-created between students and the LA.

4MUS
2.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 7, 8

Make art in a medium of your choice that becomes a project suitable for exhibition and to sell.

78ART
Show Quest 2019 Cont. SARM 4, 5

All performers and stage crew continue for 2.1.

45DAN
Film Study EMIM 5

We will be viewing film and exploring different writing, reading, speaking, listening English bas

5ENG
Project English GEOM 6

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

6ENG
Measurement ALIS 6

Measuring stuff is quite useful.

6MAT
Media and Film Studies - Beginner NCEA RICP 6, 7

In this course, we've focused on analysing the best thing to ever come out of New Zealand

67MED
MEASUREMENT LOUW 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

5MAT
Blue
LA Levels Code
That’s A Rap ROBM 6

We will look at a style of poetry that emerged in the late 20th century and has now become a domi

6ENG
Planning of Films & Articles MART 6, 7, 8

Film-makers remember the 48 Hour Film Festival this year - date still to be confirmed.

678MED
Wolf Children - Film Study BRAF 4

Do you ever feel like howling at the moon?

4ENG
Biological Validity: Protection or Poisoning - Who is right about 1080? MATW 7

We will look at the differing opinions and viewpoints portrayed in the media on a variety of biol

7BIO
JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

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

48MUS
Photography EMIM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

We will photograph.

We will explore others' photography.

4HOL
Prototype JARG 6, 7, 8

Now we have a conceptual design you can start developing your prototype seating outcome.

678TEC
Improving my skill KelB 6

We will complete two assessments over 2.1 and 2.2 - a practical assessment where you are awarded

6PE
MEASUREMENT LOUW 3, 4

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

4MAT
Research LAUB 5

Kendra, one of our UC Masters student teachers, and Laura will be running a course designed to su

5ENG
2.1 Foundation Ceramics HOLR 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Developing skills with hand building, wheel work and more. This is a long term course.

4ART
Graphs DERT 7

We will look at a series of graphs which show straight-line relationships, parabolas, hyperbolas,

7MAT
Chemistry: propelling us into the future ZACW 8

We will first study atomic structure, quantum mechanics, and electron configuration.

8CHEM
Hard work MATP 5

This course will have lots of work. Lots and lots of really hard work.

5SCI
Measurement ALIS 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

5MAT
78English GEOM 7, 8

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

78ENG
Dairying, irrigation and river flows. What's your perspective? KATA 6

Taking water from rivers to irrigate dairy farms is a controversial issue in Aotearoa New Zealand

6GEO
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LA Levels Code
2.1 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 5, 6

This is an NCEA course and the pre requisite is to have completed term one.

6ART
Habitat JARG 4

Design and make a habitat for beneficial insects or wildlife.

4TEC
NZ SHORT FILMS Know your Rights BRAF 6

We will explore films which document the conditions faced by some of our most vulnerable citizen

6ENG
Philosophy - OMG, is that God? BRES 4, 5

This course deals with questions of existence.

45PHL
Nature - Getting out into it EMIM 4

Disclaimer: This is a cellphone and computer FREE course.

4HOL
Composition and performance MATD 5

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

5MUS
Probability Concepts DERT 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

8MAS
Measurement continued GREO 6

Measurement.

6MAT
Advanced Independent Historical Inquiry RICM 6, 7, 8

This course is designed to support students with independent inquiries for NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3

678HIS
Humans are like bacteria: learning about the life processes of living things ZACW 4

In this NZC Level 4 science course, students will study the life processes common to all living t

4SCI
Measurement ALIS 5

We all use some sort of measurement every day in our lives whether it is time, distance, weight,

5MAT
Performance @ AT Dance SARM 6, 7, 8

This term we will be focused on PERFORMANCE.

678DAN
Sequences and Series - continued LOUW 7

We will continue with this topic started in Term 1.

7MAT
Psychology in Context RICP 7, 8

This is a new course, so it might be a little weird. But it may also be quite fun!

78PSY
Basketball STEH 4, 5

We will be walking to the indoor stadium at ARA for some basketball.

45PEH