Teaching VCE History in 2023 - 17 Nov 22

This event is aimed at pre-service teachers, people who are teaching VCE History for the first time, and teachers who feel they would like more guidance with the VCE History Study Design 2022–2026. Participants will be advised on how best to prepare to teach Revolutions (Units 3 & 4), Australian History (Units 3 & 4), Ancient History (Units 1–4), Modern History (Units 1 & 2) and Empires (Units 1 & 2) in 2023.

Thursday 17 November 2022, 1.00pm–4.10pm
Online via Zoom
Registrations close Friday 11 November 2022

Please note this event is NOT being recorded.

Prices: (GST inclusive)

HTAV Membership Category Price * Discount
Non-HTAV member $150
Individual teacher member $75 50% off
School/Organisation member $98 35% off
Pre-service Teacher Member $30 80% off


* GST included. HTAV ABN: 44 005 739 239.



Program

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: VCAA’s Frequently Asked Questions
Gerry Martin, Acting Director of Curriculum, 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 – 1.55pm Short break
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
Luke Cashman, Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School
3.10pm – 4.10pm

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: Modern History
Stephen White, Oxley Christian College
B VCE Units 1 and 2: Empires
Liam Tran, Alice Miller School
C VCE Units 1 and 2: Ancient History
Diana Di Conza, St Francis Xavier College


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Event Location: Online
Registrations Open: 16 Sep 22 9:00 AM
Registrations Close: 17 Nov 22 11:55 PM
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