LevelStage 1
Learning AreaHASS
SemesterSemester 1 or 2 (Repeated)
Pre-requisiteNone required
Additional CostsNone
SACE Credits10 Credits

Who is this course for?

This course is for students who want to gain a better understanding of the world they live in and of the historical events that have shaped it. It is also useful for further studies in Humanities subjects.

What will I learn?

You will study:

  • How different groups and events shape the history of individual countries
  • How individual people contribute to historical events
  • How particular ideas shape the history of countries

You will develop skills in:

  • How to write and discuss history
  • How to research and document a historical study
  • How to develop an historical argument
  • How to analyse historical sources


How will I be assessed?

You will demonstrate evidence of your learning through the following assessment types.

  • Three tasks demonstrating historical skills - 75%
  • One Individual historical study - 25%


None required

Last updated: 02 August 2023