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NSW Syllabuses


The Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus aim is consistent with the Ancient History Stage 6 Syllabus aim. The Ancient History aim is provided below.

The study of Ancient History in Stage 6 enables students to:

  • develop knowledge and understanding of the ancient world, historical skills, and values and attitudes essential to an appreciation of the ancient world
  • develop a lifelong interest in the study of history
  • prepare for active and informed citizenship in the contemporary world.