Geography Skills for NCEA Level Two has been revised specifically for the 2015 revision of the NCEA Level 2 external standard: Geography 2.4 (AS91243, Version 2) - Apply geography concepts and skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment.
New to this revised edition:
' An overview of the aspects of the standard.
' Guidance on the application of basic geography skills and conventions.
' Assistance in understanding the prescribed concepts or 'big ideas' of Geography that underpin the knowledge and skills necessary to interpret information about the world.
' An explanation of command terms used in Level 2 Geography examinations.
' Advice on how to be 'examination ready'.
' Updated figures and resource material.
' New Case Study.
Geography Skills for NCEA Level Two is a New Zealand write-on textbook for students engaged in programmes of learning that develop geographic skills. For students preparing for NCEA Level Two Geography, the text provides a concise but authoritative development of the basic concepts and the more complex geographical skills required for success in the skills-based external standard and research internal standard.
Geography Skills for NCEA Level Two builds upon the basic geographical skills introduced in the previously published Geography Skills for NCEA Level One.