Teaching VCE History in 2021 - 19 Nov 20

This event is aimed at pre-service teachers, people who are teaching VCE 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 2021.

When: Thursday 19 November 2020, 1.00 pm – 3.35 pm
Where: Online via Zoom

Registrations close Friday 13 November 2020

HTAV Membership Category Price * Discount
Non-HTAV member $124
Individual teacher member $62 50% off
School member $80 35% off
Pre-service Teacher Member $25 80% off


* GST included.

HTAV ABN: 44 005 739 239



Program

12.30pm – 1.00pm Registration
12.55pm – 1.00pm Attendees log in and get ready to enter the event
1.00pm – 1.05pm Welcome and Housekeeping
Dr Deb Hull, HTAV Executive Officer
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 and provide advice on implementing the study design.
1.45pm – 2.00pm Discover resources and meet the HTAV Publishing team
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
Briony Parker, Star of the Sea College
C VCE Units 3 and 4: Ancient History
Luke Cashman, Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School
3.00pm – 4.00pm

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
Stephen White, Oxley Christian College
B VCE Units 1 and 2: Global Empires
Scott Hetherington, Virtual School Victoria
C VCE Units 1 and 2: Ancient History – Mesopotamia and Egypt
Diana Di Conza, St Francis Xavier College



If you or your school have an HTAV membership please LOG IN to the HTAV website to receive member pricing, then return to the Professional Learning Calendar to register.

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Event Location: Online
Registrations Open: 9 Sep 20 9:00 AM
Registrations Close: 13 Nov 20 11:55 PM








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