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NSW Syllabuses

Outcomes

Knowledge and Understanding

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Objectives
Students:

  • develop knowledge and understanding about significant historiographical ideas and methodologies

Year 12 course outcomes

A student:

HE12-1 analyses and evaluates different approaches to history and the complexity of factors that shape historical interpretations

Skills

Objectives
Students:

  • design, undertake and evaluate historical inquiry
  • communicate their understanding of historiography and the results of historical inquiry

Year 12 course outcomes

A student:

HE12-2 plans, conducts and presents a substantial historical investigation involving analysis, synthesis and evaluation of information from historical sources of differing perspectives and historical approaches
HE12-3 communicates through detailed, well-structured texts to explain, argue, discuss, analyse and evaluate historical issues
HE12-4 constructs an historical position about an area of historical inquiry, and discusses and challenges other positions