Year 10 Social Studies
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Batty
The social sciences learning area is about how societies work and how people can participate as critical, active, informed and responsible citizens) The New Zealand Curriculum, 2007).
Our junior curriculum is based on the study of the four key strands of the Social Sciences. Identity, Culture, and Organisation, Continuity and Change, Economic World, Place, and Environment.
These strands are examined through a series of study topics based on the key subject areas of the Social Sciences, Geography, History, Economics, Accounting, and Classical Studies. Our Year 10 topics include:
• Landscapes and Environmental Issues
• Human Rights
• Business Enterprise
• Ancient History
Landscapes and Environmental Issues
Teacher-Student Choice - in 2020 this included collaborative learning across learning areas