Society and Culture

SACE Stage 2

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Society and Culture

Society and Culture

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


Students study the interactions of people, societies, cultures and environments. They learn about the ways in which societies constantly change and are affected by social, political, historical, environmental, economic and cultural factors. Through course activities students develop social inquiry skills and are expected to participate in group activities and primary research to develop these skills.

Course Content
Assessment
Overview
At least one topic from each of the following three will be studied. Activities and content within each of these topics are flexible and will be negotiated with the class to ensure relevance and interest and interest.

Culture
  • Cultural diversity
  • Youth Culture
Contemporary Challenges
  • Social Ethics
  • People and the Environment
Global Issues
  • A Question of Rights
  • People and Power

Pathways

School Assessment

Folio 50%
Interaction 20%

External Assessment
Investigation 30%