Teaching and Learning: History (KCSE3205)


This unit of study extends the knowledge and understanding students gained in Teaching and Learning: History Curriculum, and looks at key concerns in the teaching and learning of history. This unit recognises the centrality of the 7-10 syllabus and extends students knowledge and understanding towards issues which are central to the development of strategies to improve the engagement of students in 7-10 history. In this unit of study students will be introduced to a range of issues and ideas to utilise in the classroom, including historical literacy, historical empathy, history as narrative, and civics and citizenship.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Block Mode


workbook (10%) and essay (20%) and lesson plan (20%) and unit of work (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


96 credit points of units

Additional Information

Available to students who have completed the Diploma in Education (Aboriginal) or equivalent.

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.