Teaching History 1 (EDSE3040)


This unit aims to prepare History Curriculum students in the theory and practice of teaching history in the secondary school. The unit draws on current research, thinking and practice in the field of history education, and relates these understandings to the realities and varying contexts of history teachers' work and instruction.

Further unit of study information


1x1-hr lecture/wk for 7wks, 1x2-hr workshop/wk for 7wks, 1x2-hr seminar/wk for 7wks


influence, beliefs and conceptions task (50%) and a sequence of four lessons (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


72 credit points, including 12 senior credit points from (Ancient History, or History)

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.