Hunter School of the Performing Arts

PERFORMING AT OUR BEST

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Emailhuntperfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

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

Mark Anderson

Ben Carle

Natalie Hudson

Jessica Miller

Roslyn Murton

Darren Pettett

Jennine Taylor