Teaching VCE History in 2018: Pre-Service Teachers - 29 Nov 17

This event is aimed at pre-service teachers, teachers unfamiliar with VCE History and possibly teaching history for the first time, or experienced teachers who feel they need more guidance with the Study Design. Participants will be advised on how best to prepare to teach Revolutions (Units 3 & 4), Australian History (3 & 4), Ancient History (1–4), Twentieth Century History (1 & 2), and Global Empires (1 & 2) in 2018.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

1.00 pm–4.05 pm (Registration: 12.30pm–1.00pm)

Camberwell Girls Grammar School
2 Torrington Street, Canterbury

Cost: (GST inclusive)
Pre-service teacher rate: $30

HTAV ABN: 44 005 739 239

Registrations close Friday, 24 November 2017.

12.30 pm–1.00 pm


1.00 pm–1.05 pm
Welcome and housekeeping
Myra Karantzas, HTAV Events Manager

Session 1: 1.05 pm–1.45 pm: Frequently Asked Questions
Gerry Martin, Curriculum Manager (History and Civics), Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)
In this session Gerry will answer a series of Frequently Asked Questions about VCE History, including key knowledge, key skills, school-assessed coursework, exam preparation and requirements, available resources.

Afternoon tea (light refreshments)

Session 2: 2.00 pm–3.00 pm: VCE History Units 3 and 4
Each session includes:

Choose from one of the following sessions:
A. VCE Units 3 and 4: Revolutions: Ian Lyell, Camberwell Girls Grammar School
B. VCE Units 3 and 4: Australian History: Jenny Pudney, Mount Erin College
C. VCE Units 3 and 4: Ancient History: Presenter to be confirmed

Session 3: 3.05 pm 4.05 pm: VCE History Units 1 and 2
Each session includes:

Choose from one of the following sessions:
A. VCE Units 1 and 2: Twentieth Century History: Faye Quinn, Sacred Heart College, Kyneton
B. VCE Units 1 and 2: Global Empires: Lucy Jongebloed, Melbourne Girls Grammar
C. VCE Units 1 and 2: Ancient History: Presenter to be confirmed

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Event Location: Camberwell Girls Grammar School
Registrations Open: 26 Sep 17 9:00 AM
Registrations Close: 24 Nov 17 5:00 PM
Places Available: 16

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