Year 10 Core Subjects

Global Citizenship and Leadership

Subject Type
SACE Stage 1 – Integrated Learning
SACE Credits
10 credits
Area of Study
Global Studies
Subject Length
1 Semester
Description

The Civics and Citizenship Integrated Learning program is a focused study that has a purpose, product, or outcome. This program allows students to explore their connections with the wider community.

Students develop and apply skills and knowledge through their program focus, which is linked to a study of key areas, organised around the capability of citizenship.

Topics

Listed below are some suggested starting points for the program focus, which is decided by the teacher or by the teacher in consultation with students.

  • civics and citizenship activities
  • community service
  • cultural programs
  • environmental endeavors
  • global youth programs
  • Indigenous enterprise
  • local history projects
  • moving between cultures
  • social action programs
Assessment
  • Practical Tasks – 40%
  • Group Activity – 40%
  • Folio & Reflection – 20%
Recommendation

Achieving a ‘C’ grade or higher in all Middle School core History and Geography subjects is a prerequisite

Cost
NIL