Year 10 – History Elective

Length: Single Semester
Contact: HASS Leader

Recommended Background

Satisfactory completion of year 9 History / Humanities and Social Sciences.

Course Description

This additional course is highly recommended for students considering study in SACE History subjects. The course enables students to extend their historical knowledge and skills that supplement and complement those developed in the compulsory course.

Possible topics include:
• Migration Experiences
• Modern Social Movements.


Student performance will be determined according to the subject’s Achievement Standards as outlined in the framework of the Australian Curriculum. Grades from A to E will be used for reporting purposes.
Assessment types include research assignments, essays, multi-modal presentations, oral presentations, articles, audio and/or video presentations, websites and excursion reports. Assessment modes will include both individual and collaborative approaches.

Leads To

Stage 1 Modern History
Stage 1 Society and Culture
Stage 1 Legal Studies