Stage 2 | Subject outline | Version control

Politics, Power, and People Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 4.0
For teaching in 2024. Accredited in May 2020 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2021.  

Stage 2 | Subject outline | Capabilities (unique)


The capabilities connect student learning within and across subjects in a range of contexts. They include essential knowledge and skills that enable people to act in effective and successful ways.

The capabilities, particularly critical and creative thinking, ethical understanding, and personal and social capability, are reflected in the learning requirements, content, assessment design criteria, and performance standards of Politics, Power, and People. 

The SACE identifies seven capabilities.