Year 10 Social Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. van der Velden

This course continues to develop the skills that have been introduced in Year 9. These are reading and writing, research and communication, critical thinking, group work and leadership. Students will develop these skills by learning about the following themes of work:

  • Leadership - values and society, world leaders
  • Future Decisions – careers, goal setting and financial literacy
  • Human Rights –may include USA, South Africa, Australia, NZ
  • Sustainability – environmental issues, their impact on society and possible solutions

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Compulsory Subjects, Social Sciences


Level 1 Accounting, Level 1 Classics, Level 1 Economics, Level 1 Geography, Level 1 History, Level 2 Business, Level 2 Tourism