In human society and its environment (HSIE), the subjects of history and geography are mandatory from Kindergarten to Year 10, where students study specific historical and geographical concepts and skills.
In HSIE, students explore varied subjects in human society and its environment to learn about history, geography, people, societies and culture.
Students also have an opportunity to learn more about people and the societies and environments in which they live through elective subjects.
A large number of individual subjects make up the key learning area of HSIE in which students:
On behalf of our Punchbowl Public School Community, we pay our respect to Elders, past, present and future and acknowledge the Bidjigal people of the Eora nation, who are the traditional custodians of the land on which we are learning together and growing as a safe, respectful and united community.
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