Science Extension Stage 6
Draft syllabus consultation 2017
In 2016, the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) commenced work on the development of the Science Extension Stage 6 syllabus.
NESA seeks your feedback on the draft syllabus. Feedback may be provided by.
The Introduction to the Science Extension Draft Syllabus is designed to assist with completing the online survey. It provides background and an overview of the key features of the draft syllabus, including the proposed course structure, course content and assessment.
Consultation meetings are free and will be held at locations across NSW from 4:00 pm–6:00 pm. They provide an opportunity to hear from the Inspector about the draft syllabus, discuss ideas with teachers from other schools, and provide group and individual feedback to NESA.
Discussion during consultation meetings will refer directly to the draft syllabus. Please bring an electronic or hard copy of the draft syllabus to the meeting.
Please register to attend a meeting by selecting the location for the meeting you wish to attend:
Consultation Meeting Locations
|Thursday 9 March 2017||Newcastle Exhibition and Conference Centre|
|Monday 13 March 2017||Bankstown Sports Club|
|Tuesday 14 March 2017||Asquith Golf Club|
|Wednesday 15 March 2017||Sydney Masonic Centre|
|Thursday 23 March 2017||Orange Ex-Services Club|
Completing a draft syllabus consultation meeting will contribute to 2 hours of QTC Registered PD (addressing 6.2.2 and 7.4.2) from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
Please send written submissions to:
Mr Kerry Sheehan
NSW Education Standards Authority
GPO Box 5300
Sydney NSW 2001
Feedback received from consultation will be used to guide the development of the final syllabus.
Consultation on the draft syllabus concludes on Sunday 9 April 2017.
For more information, contact:
Mr Kerry Sheehan
(02) 9367 8144