SPCC Cessnock 2023 301

For the Whole of Their Life.


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Subject Information:

This elective is for those interested in how the world works and enjoy a deep dive into Geography and History topics tailored to your interests.

The course will include outdoor learning and personal interest research. It is designed to provide you with practical skills and knowledge relevant to today’s world.

Topics covered include:
-Bushfires and training with the Rural Fire Service
-Personal Interest Project in Ancient Mythology
-The Geography and History of Warfare
-Crime and Punishment through time

This subject is designed for people who:

-Are curious about the world
-Want to make a practical difference in the world
-Take an interest in History and Geography
-Want to work with people

Why Would I Choose This Subject?

You will develop a range of valuable workplace and thinking skills essential for working with people, with difference backgrounds in a variety of locations.

This elective would suit anyone considering a career in:
-Emergency Services
-Environmental Services
-Armed Forces
-Law and Law Enforcement
-Relief Work
-Travel and Tourism
-Community Services

What Stage 6 Courses Is This Subject Helpful For?

This elective is not a prerequisite for any Stage 6 subjects, however, the content covered would greatly assist you if you went on to study the following subjects in Years 11:

Legal Studies
Modern History
Ancient History