Stage 2 | Subject outline | Version control
Politics, Power, and People
For teaching in 2023. Accredited in May 2020 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2021.
Stage 2 | Subject outline | Evidence of learning
Evidence of learning
All Stage 2 subjects have a school‑assessment component and an external‑assessment component.
The following assessment types enable students to demonstrate their learning in Stage 2 Politics, Power, and People.
School assessment (70%)
- Assessment Type 1: Folio (50%)
- Assessment Type 2: Sources Analysis (20%)
External assessment (30%)
- Assessment Type 3: Investigation (30%)
Students should provide evidence of their learning through six to eight assessments, including the external assessment component. Students undertake:
- at least three folio tasks
- two sources analysis
- one investigation.