SACE Stage 2
Students investigate the growth of modern nations at a time of rapid global change. They engage in the study of one nation and of interactions between nations.
Students develop a method of hidtorical inquiry that prompts them to consider whose stories are not included and why. They also explore how technology is creating new ways in which histories can be conveyed.
Focus Of Learning
Skills, knowledge and understanding including:
Explore and analyse historical concepts
Pose hypotheses to guide inquiry
Research relevant historical sources
Evaluate the usefulness of historical sources
Recognise and evaluate differing perspectives
Interrogate the nature of evidence
Communicate ideas and arguements
Compare and contrast evidence
Reference sources appropriately
Evidence Of Learning
A variey of tasks allow students to develop knowledge, skills and understanding through:
Critical thinking and problem solving
Effective oral and written communication
Knowledge and understanding
A 'B' grade or better for Stage 1 Modern History is highly recommended.
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