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Politics 1&2

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Henry Willis Australian Global Politics 12
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Politics is the study of national and international issues to help students understand their place in the world. The issues studied are contemporary and constantly evolving and students will have flexibility to study particular areas that interest them. Students learn how to be critical consumers of a variety of media and gain an understanding of leadership, power and national interests. Students bring a broad cross-section of sympathies and opinions into Politics classes, so discussion and debate is lively yet evidence based.

Unit focus areas

Politics Unit 1 – Ideas, actors & power

Politics Unit 2 – Global connections


Students undertaking Units 1 and 2 Politics need to have completed Year 10 Humanities (or equivalent).


For Units 1 and 2, students complete a range of outcomes and classwork throughout each semester. There will also be an examination at the end of the academic year.

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