History Curriculum 3 (EDMT6609)


This unit is designed to develop the skills and understanding necessary to teach current NSW BOSTES senior history syllabuses. The course also explores the realities of teaching students at this level and the various ways in which higher-order skills may be developed in response to the demands of the BOSTES History Extension Syllabus, Stage 6. Appropriate teaching materials are considered for this level of schooling and also the assessment modalities that are required by the BOSTES

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


1x1-hr lecture/wk for 7wks, 2x2-hr seminars/wk for 7wks


2000 wd presentation (30%) and 4000wd unit of work (70%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


48 credit points including EDMT5609 and EDMT5659



Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.