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NSW Syllabuses

Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6

Please note the implementation timeframe for the Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus (2017).

See the History Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus (2010) to be taught for Year 12 in 2018.

Here you will find all of the syllabus elements, assessment and reporting guides, support materials and advice on supporting students with special education needs.

A download of the syllabus is available.

The Ancient History Stage 6 Draft Syllabus Consultation Report (including Ancient History Life Skills) (PDF, 482KB) and new Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6 Syllabus were developed using the NESA consultative syllabus development process.

Read the Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6 course description.

Implementation

2018 – Start teaching Year 11 Ancient History Life Skills.
In Term 4 start teaching Year 12 Ancient History Life Skills.


Assessment Materials

Years 11–12 Assessment Advice
Changes to Stage 6 Assessment from 2018

Support Materials

The samples provided illustrate approaches to developing scope and sequences in a range of school settings. Schools may use a sample without modification, change it, or construct their own to suit their particular needs.

Year 11
 
Sample A (Ancient History) Docx (28KB, 2 pages)
Year 12
 
Sample A Docx (20KB, 1 page)

The samples provided illustrate approaches to developing units of work in a range of school settings. Samples include a model for the concurrent delivery of the Ancient History Life Skills course with Ancient History. Schools may use a sample without modification, change it, or construct their own to suit their particular needs.

Year 12
 
When in Rome Docx (56KB, 10 pages)
Imperial China – The Qin and Han 247–87 BC (Ancient History) Docx (66KB, 7 pages)
Guide to the new Ancient History Life Skills Stage 6 syllabus PDF (143KB, 3 pages)
Parent guide to new Stage 6 courses PDF (213KB, 5 pages)
Life Skills outcomes worksheet Stage 6 Word (20KB, 1 page)