Teaching VCE History in 2019: Pre-Service Teachers - 23 Nov 18

Teaching VCE History in 2019: Pre-Service Teachers

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 2019.

Date: Friday 23 November 2018

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

Venue: Camberwell Girls Grammar School, 2 Torrington Street, Canterbury

Registrations close Monday 19 November 2018.

Prices: (GST inclusive)
Pre-service Teacher rate: $40

HTAV ABN: 44 005 739 239



Program

12.30pm – 1.00pm Registration
1.00pm – 1.05pm Welcome and Housekeeping
Myra Karantzas, HTAV Events Manager
1.05pm – 1.45pm Session 1: 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.
1.45pm – 2.00pm Afternoon tea (light refreshments)
2.00pm – 3.00pm

Session 2: VCE History Units 3 and 4
Each session includes:

  • An overview of the course: brief content and skills summary
  • Key resources for the classroom
  • Advice on assessment tasks
  • Ways of developing and assessing historical thinking skills.

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
Bill Lewis, Haileybury
C VCE Units 3 and 4: Ancient History
Diana Di Conza, St Francis Xavier College
3.05pm – 4.05pm

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

  • An overview of the course: brief content and skills summary
  • Key resources for the classroom
  • Advice on assessment tasks
  • Ways of developing and assessing historical thinking skills.

Choose from one of the following sessions:

A VCE Units 1 and 2: Twentieth Century History
Presenter to be confirmed
B VCE Units 1 and 2: Global Empires
Lucy Jongebloed, Melbourne Girls Grammar
C VCE Units 1 and 2: Ancient History – Mesopotamia and Egypt
Diana Di Conza, St Francis Xavier College




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Event Location: Camberwell Girls Grammar School
Registrations Open: 25 Sep 18 9:00 AM
Registrations Close: 19 Nov 18 11:55 PM
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