Syllabus information for leaders

International studies is an interdisciplinary course that provides a unique conceptual framework for the study of culture, and the promotion of intercultural understanding.

The course has links to Stage 5 HSIE, English, PDHPE and creative arts subjects as well as a range of STEM opportunities.

The course retains much of the content and structure of the previous version with some updates to content and outcomes to align with contemporary culture and student needs.

The content is divided into core and options. The core should precede the options. The options may be studied in any order:

  • 100-hour course comprises the core and 2 to 3 options
  • 200-hour course comprises the core and 6 to 8 options.

The following support is available for schools:

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