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History: NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Year 10

 

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History: NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum - Stages 4&5 has been written by Australia’s leading history educators to equip enquiring minds with the knowledge and skills needed to illuminate and enrich their understanding of the past.

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PDFs updated October 13th, 2014

 

PDF Textbook chapters

  • Preliminary pages [PDF 1.9Mb]

  • Historical skills toolkit [PDF 2.8Mb]

  • Chapter 1 Overview: the modern world and Australia (1918-present) [PDF 4.0Mb]

  • Chapter 2 Rights and freedoms (1945-present) [PDF 4.8Mb]

  • Chapter 3 Popular culture (1945-present) [PDF 4.4Mb]

  • Chapter 4 The environment movement (1960s-present) [PDF 6.3Mb]

  • Chapter 5 Migration experiences (1945-present) [PDF 7.7Mb]

  • Chapter 6 Australia, the Cold War and the Vietnam War [PDF 6.2Mb]

  • Glossary and index [PDF 0.1Mb]

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    Electronic Workbook

    • Preliminary pages [PDF 3.1Mb]

    • Chapter 1 - Overview: the modern world and Australia [PDF 8.6Mb]

    • Chapter 2 - Rights and freedoms [PDF 5.5Mb]

    • Chapter 3 - Popular culture [PDF 16.0Mb]

    • Chapter 4 - The environment movement [PDF 14.5Mb]

    • Chapter 5 - Migration experiences [PDF 7.7Mb]

    • Chapter 6 - Australia, the Cold War and the Vietnam War [PDF 8.2Mb]

    You are entitled to download and store these PDFs. However they may not be transferred to another party, including other students, as electronic or print versions.

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    The PDF Textbook is designed for full functionality using the latest version of Adobe Reader. The markup function is available in selected PDF readers for the iPad and other devices using iOS. Check your PDF reader specifications. At the time of publication, Adobe Reader, Good Reader and PDF Expert were viable options.

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      Word activities

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      Chapter 1

      Chapter 2

      Chapter 3

      Chapter 4

      Chapter 5

      Chapter 6

      Historical Skills Toolkit

      Now available

      Cambridge University Press has no responsibility for the persistence or accuracy of URLs for external or third-party websites and does not guarantee that any content on such websites is, or will remain, accurate or appropriate.

      Chapter 1

      United Nations
      http://www.un.org/en
      United Nations website
      http://www.un.org.au/
      United Nations Transitional Administration In East Timor
      http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/missions/past/etimor/etimor.htm
      Dr Martin Luther King Jrs speech (I Have A Dream)
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V57lotnKGF8

      Chapter 2

      Battles in Papua New Guinea
      http://kokoda.commemoration.gov.au/
      Women at work during World War II
      http://www.awm.gov.au/search/collections

      Chapter 3

      UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights
      http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr
      International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
      http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/cescr.htm
      Remember Segregation website
      http://remembersegregation.org/
      From Little Things Big Things Grow' song and lyrics
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_ndC07C2qw

      Chapter 4

      Official link to 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games
      http://www.olympic.org/melbourne-stockholm-1956-summer-olympics
      Australian screen 2000 Weeks (1969)
      http://aso.gov.au/titles/features/2000-weeks/clip1/
      Australian screen The Hayseeds (1933)
      http://aso.gov.au/titles/features/hayseeds/clip2/
      Australian screen Romper Stomper (1992)
      http://aso.gov.au/titles/features/romper-stomper/clip1/
      Australian screen
      http://aso.gov.au/titles/

      Chapter 5

      The Environmental Justice Society
      http://www.environmentaljustice.com.au/
      The Environmental Justice Foundation
      http://www.ejfoundation.org/
      Clean Up Australia
      http://www.cleanup.org.au/
      UNFCCCs Bali Roadmap: building long-term cooperative action to address climate change
      http://www.unep.ch/etb/events/2008TradeClimateChangeMtg11Feb.php
      Overview of the Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report 2009
      http://www.gbrmpa.gov.au/outlook-for-the-reef/great-barrier-reef-outlook-report
      Encylcopedia of Earth article on Exxon Valdez oil spill
      http://www.eoearth.org/article/Exxon_Valdez_oil_spill

      Chapter 6

      UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights
      http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr
      Trove (National Library of Australia)
      http://trove.nla.gov.au/
      Australian Bureau of Statistics migration statistics
      http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/[email protected]/mf/3412.0
      Department of Immigration and Citizenship website
      http://www.immi.gov.au/
      The Bonegilla Story
      http://www.bonegilla.com.au/
      The Migration Heritage Centre
      http://www.museumvictoria.com.au/

      Historical skills toolkit

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      Authors

      Ken Webb ( Contributing Editor )