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Humanities & Social Sciences

Welcome to Humanities & Social Sciences at St Thomas More College. 


The humanities and social sciences is the study of human behaviour and interaction in social, cultural, environmental, economic, and political contexts. The humanities and social sciences have a historical and contemporary focus, from personal to global contexts, and considers challenges for the future.


The humanities and social science subjects provide a broad understanding of the world in which we live, and how people can participate as active and informed citizens with high level skills needed for the twenty-first century. In the Australian Curriculum, the Humanities and Social Sciences learning area comprises of the following subjects: History, Geography, Economics and Civics and Citizenship.