Stage 1 Community Studies A
Subject Name: Community Studies A
Learning Area: Cross Disciplinary
Level: Stage 1
Recommended Knowledge: Satisfactory completion of Year 10.
Students learn in a community context and interact with teachers, peers and community members. They decide the focus of their community activity/community application activity, which begins from a point of personal interest, skill or knowledge.
By setting challenging and achievable goals in their community activity/community application activity, students enhance their knowledge and understanding in a guided and supported learning program.
They develop their capacity to work independently and to apply their skills and knowledge in practical ways in their community.
In developing an individual program of learning around their interests, knowledge, and skills, each student prepares a contract of work to undertake a community activity in one of the following six areas of study:
• Arts and the Community
• Communication and the Community
• Foods and the Community
• Health, Recreation and the Community
• Science, Technology and the Community
• Work and the Community
• Contract of Work
– Development of Contract 25%
– Folio 25%
– Community Activity 25%
• Reflection 25%
Length: One Semester.
SACE Attainment: 10 SACE Credits.
Delivery Mode: Onsite, face to face.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate No
- Assessments Self