Civics and Citizenship: Power to the People

LevelYear 9-10
Learning AreaHumanities and Social Sciences
SemesterSemester 1
Additional CostsNone

Who is this course for?

This course is for students interested in exploring Australia’s legal and political systems, and how they as individuals can play a vital role in civic issues.

What will I learn?

Students learn about

· Rights and responsibilities of citizens

· Australia’s political system

· How laws are made

· Role of the courts in addressing civics issues

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed based on your:

  • skills of inquiry into legal and political issues
  • communication skills.
  • skills to reflect and evaluate.
  • ability to analyse and problem solve.

Last updated: 23 July 2021