Standard Humanities (Year 10)

Standard Humanities (Year 10)

Course Summary

Are you interested in understanding how the world in which you live works? Do you want to know how you can participate as an active and informed community member? The study of Humanities provides a framework for you to examine the complex processes that have shaped the modern world and to investigate responses to different challenges. You will develop critical thinking skills through analysing visual and written representations, films and documentaries.

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Further develop critical thinking skills relevant to civics and citizenship, economic and business, geography and history
  • Develop an action plan related to a sustainability topic
  • Explore the different forms of power and influence
  • Write an expanded response and essay
  • Complete a Gapminder Graphing Assignment

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Humanities Learning Area Leader

Elizabeth Pearce