RESOURCES

This page provides information about materials that are available from other sources that can assist in the delivery and assessment of Economics and Economics and Business in Western Australian Schools.
If you are a member click here to log in and access a growing number of additional ETAWA-developed materials.
 

Years 5 and 6

New learning materials

EandB Education has produced materials for both Year 5 and Year 6 Economics and Business. Chris Stone has written Wants, Resources and Choices AND Trade-offs and Impacts of Economic Decisions.

For details, samples and orders go to the EandB Education website for:

Syllabuses and SCSA-developed Teacher Support Materials

 

Economics and Business is a mandated subject in the Western Australian Humanities and Social Sciences curriculum. For Year 5 and Year 6 go to the following:

  • Year 5 Economics and Business Syllabus (from 'Jump to' go to Year and click on 5)

  • Year 5 Sample Economics and Business Teaching and Learning Outline

  • Year 5 Sample Economics and Business Assessment Task (scroll down inside the Humanities and Social Sciences accordion)

  • Year 6 Economics and Business Syllabus (from 'Jump to' go to Year and click on 6)

  • Year 6 Sample Economics and Business Teaching and Learning Outline

  • Year 6 Sample Economics and Business Assessment Task (scroll down inside the Humanities and Social Sciences accordion)

Humanities and Social Sciences Key Concepts Diagram

A visual representation of the key concepts for the HASS subjects, including Economics and Business.

Exemplification of the Humanities and Social Sciences Key Concepts

A definition of each concept, for each HASS subject including Economics and Business (on pages 3-4), and how the concept develops in the curriculum.

Humanities and Social Sciences Key Concepts in Practice

Ideas for activities teachers can use to link knowledge and understanding with key concepts for each HASS subject including Economics and Business (on page 9).

Years 7 to 10

Why study Economics?

When promoting Economics as a subject choice for Year 10 students selecting subjects for Year 11 you could choose to show them this RBA produced video.

New learning materials

A new book is available for Year 7 Economics and Business. EandB Education has published Producing and Consuming written by Chris Stone. For details, samples and orders go to the EandB Education website.

Teaching about trade

The WTO has produced two good videos about how trade creates links between countries. Both are on YouTube and would provide a good 'hook' for Year 9:

‘Trade matters to me’ and another that goes ‘backwards' from the basketball court through the selling and making of the shoes to their design. It finishes with some of the people who were involved.

Syllabuses and SCSA-developed Teacher Support Materials

Economics and Business is a mandated subject in the Western Australian Humanities and Social Sciences curriculum. For Year 7, Year 8, Year 9 and Year 10 go to the following:

 
 

 

Years 11 and 12

New edition of Parry and Kemp

 

There is an updated version (5th ed.) of the Year 11 textbook Discovering Economics by Greg Parry and Steven Kemp available for 2018.

 

See the Tactic Education website for details.

ETAWA Examinations

 

2015 - 2018  Year 11 Semester 1 & Semester 2 examinations & keys 

2015 - 2018 Year 12 Semester 1 & Semester 2 examinations & Keys

AVAILABLE IN THE MEMBERS SECTION 

                     

SCSA Syllabuses and Teacher Support Material

 

ATAR

Click on the relevant accordion to access the Syllabuses for Year 11 and Year 12, information about Grading, Support Materials and Examination Materials including the 2017 ATAR Examination. Teachers are required to login to the SCSA extranet to access the Marking Keys for the 2016 and 2017 ATAR Economics examinations and the detailed examination reports.

General

Click on the relevant accordion to access the Syllabuses for Year 11 and Year 12, information about Grading, Support Materials and Externally Set Task Materials (including the content on which the EST for the current year was based). Teachers are required to login to the SCSA extranet to access the ESTs for 2017 and 2016 and the Marking Keys.

 

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