Planning, programming and assessing HSIE 11–12

Stage 6 board-developed courses

The key learning area of human society and its environment (HSIE) offers a number of Stage 6 board-developed courses that may be undertaken as part of a HSC pattern of study:

Virtual excursions

Virtual excursions for Stages 4 to 6 can be used in a cross-curricular way with links to various HSIE syllabuses.


The HSC Hub is a catalogue of quality resources aligned to the NSW HSC syllabuses.

Teachers can easily find resources that complement the work they are planning to prepare their students for the HSC.

Check out the HSC hub and search for HSIE.

Find quality resources designed by curriculum experts to help students prepare for HSC in our HSIE resources catalogue.


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