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Hunter School of the Performing Arts

Hunter School of the Performing Arts

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Human Society and its Environment

David Rees

HEAD TEACHER

connection to a place and a time is powerful - we are starting to learn that we don't own the land, the land owns us

Faculty Goals

  • citizenship: subjects are underpinned by the theme of developing active citizenship: inspiring students to become informed, to want make a difference and enabling them with the necessary skills
  • knowledge of societyenvironment, sustainability and appropriate actions
  • developing skills in research, critical thinking, effective communication, making informed decisions and taking appropriate actions
  • inspiration for our students to become the best version of themselves, to be both interested and interesting, and to make a difference for the better

Subjects

Stage 4: Y7 & Y8

Geography

History

Stage 5: Y9 & Y10

Geography

History

Commerce

Commerce PBL

International Studies

International Studies PBL

Stage 6: Y11 & Y12

Aboriginal Studies

Ancient History

Modern History

History Extension

Business Studies

Economics

Geography

Legal Studies

Society and Culture

Studies of Religion

Activities

  • Mock Trial
  • Model United Nations
  • $20 Boss
  • Fieldwork
  • Guest speakers

Staff Members

David Rees HEAD TEACHER

Mark Anderson Y11 ADVISER

Ben Carle

Peter Kilburn

Michelle Lott

Jessica Miller Y12 ADVISER

Robert Milne

Roslyn Murton

Darren Pettett

Jennine Taylor Y10 ADVISOR

Caitlynne Vassella