The Aspirations program seeks to promote and develop competencies in critical thinking and learning across a range of subject areas. The aim is to support students’ current studies and learning throughout the VCE and tertiary pathways.
Areas of study include; the brain and neuroplasticity, memory skills, critical reading for learning, educational goal-setting, organisation techniques, Blooms higher order thinking and questioning skills, development of a personalised stress management program, note-taking, socrative seminars and collaboration for learning.
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The skills developed in the Year 10 Aspirations course will thoroughly prepare students for, and complement, further study in all VCE and tertiary courses, and career professional development.
This unit is open to all students – there are no pre-requisites. This course will support students who have high aspirations for their senior studies and are looking to pursue a tertiary pathway.