This unit focuses on building skills in Civics, History, Geography and Economics. In History, you will study one depth study focusing on WWI. In Geography, you will be environmental impacts on Biomes using a food wastage caste study. In Economics you will learn what skills and attributes are needed in the future world of work. In Civics students will learn about what influences voters when it comes to electing our government.
Geography: Tourism and the natural environment
Economics: Basic economics
Work and Work Future
Consumer and Financial Literacy
Activities completed in Level 300 Humanities further learning of historical skills, geographical skills and economic skills.
Studying Humanities leads to and array of occupations. The skills required to be successfull in Humanities (analysis of cause and effect, evaluation of sources and data, communicating ideas through the written word) are invaluable and do not tie down to one field of expertise or occupation.
In Level 400, Humanities is split into 3 subjects: History, Georgraphy, and Economics and Business. Each subject is semester-long. Students much choose at least one.
In VCE, there are several Humanities subjects to choose from:
Students will not be required to purchase a textbook.
There is no costs for this subject.