Assessment Specifications

Level 1 Social Studies 2019

General information

Domain

Social Studies

Mode of Assessment

Written Examination

Standards

91039  91041

Special Note

The standard that contains the resource booklet has been changed to 91041.

Format of the assessment

Planning space will be provided.

Candidates should respond by writing an essay or series of paragraphs.

The assessment is also available in digital format, which candidates will be able to complete instead of the equivalent paper assessment. Resources provided in the digital assessment will be text and/or static images. Further information about the 2019 digital external assessments can be found on the NZQA website.                                     

Specific information for individual external achievement standards

Standard

91039

Title

Describe how cultures change

Version

3

Number of credits

4

Content/context details

Candidates will be required to use knowledge, understanding, and the skills that they have learnt during their Social Studies course.

 Cultural change in will relate to the topic of sport.



Standard

91041

Title

Describe consequences of cultural change(s)

Version

3

Number of credits

4

Format of the assessment

Resources will be provided in a separate resource booklet. 

Context details

No context will be provided in advance. Candidates will be expected to analyse the resources provided and use the skills that they have learnt during their Social Studies course.

Social Studies subject page 2019 Examination timetable

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