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The History Teachers Association of Australia have developed 8 units (called AC History Units) to assist teachers in the implementation of the Australian Curriculum: History

The Year 7 unit was developed by Dr Louise Zarmati and is a case study on the Mystery of Narrabeen Man. In relation to the Curriculum it is relevant to Depth Study 1 Investigating the Ancient Past: Ancient Australia.


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The Year 8 unit covers Depth Study 2 The Asia Pacific World, Angkor/Khmer Empire (c. 802- c. 1431) and is a learning sequence written by Denis Mootz (for more on Denis Mootz Click Here). The unit is called Angkor.


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