Social Education Victoria Inc.
SEV on Twitter and new SEV teacher discussion lists
For more on both Twitter and the new discussion lists, click here.
SEV Sociology Revision Lectures, 19th October, downloadable materials
For access, click here.
SEV Australian Politics Revision Lectures, 19th October, downloadable materials
For access, click here.
SEV Global Politics Revision Lectures, 12th October, downloadable materials
For access, click here.
For access to downloadable materials from Student Lectures earlier in 2013, click here.
(downloads will require a password)
SEV VCE Teachers' Conference 22nd March, downloadable materials
Expressions of interest - writers, presenters and researchers
Social Education Victoria provides professional development for teachers of VCE Australian & Global Politics, VCE Sociology and F-10 Civics and Citizenship. This educational support consists of lectures, workshops, online material and published textbooks. SEV also produces the quarterly journal Ethos.
SEV welcomes expressions of interest from teachers, writers and other education professionals who might like to work with SEV on pieces of work as required.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, attention ‘Executive Officer’, for more details.
VCE Australian Politics Units 3&4 - Course Planning Workshop
Date: Tuesday, 10 December 2013
Venue: Statewide Resources Centre, 150 Palmerston Street, Carlton
Calling all VCE Australian Politics teachers - experienced and new! Join SEV for a collegial workshop exploring the teaching of the VCE Australian Politics Units 3&4 Study Design.
This session will cover course outlines, assessment tasks and resources. There will also be opportunities for resource sharing, for questioning the presenter(s), and for discussions on networking for Australian Politics teachers.
To download a registration form, click here.
VCE Global Politics Units 3&4 - Course Planning Workshop
Calling all VCE Global Politics teachers - experienced and new! Join SEV for a collegial workshop exploring the teaching of the VCE Global Politics Units 3&4 Study Design.
Date: Tuesday,10 December 2013
Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Where: Statewide Resources Centre, 150 Palmerston St, Carlton
Cost: $50.00 Members (2013 &/or 2014 financial member), $80.00 Non-Members
Facilitated by SEV, the workshop will include:
- a session in which an experienced teacher of Global Politics Sophie Fenton, (Ballarat Grammar) will present an overview of the Global Politics course and discuss assessment tasks and resources.
- an opportunity to pose questions to the presenter and fellow participants. These questions and ideas will be recorded and collated and will form the basis of discussion after the workshop.
- discussion of the best way to join a strong network of Global Politics teachers which can assist teachers throughout 2014 and beyond. This includes joining the SEV discussion list and Twitter feed.
To download a registration form for this event, click here.
SEV membership form for 2014
Membership forms for 2014 are now available.
- To register online with a purchase order number or by PayPal, click here.
- To download a membership form in PDF format, click here.
In addition to maintaining our competitive 2013 prices for our valued members, SEV is offering superb value memberships to primary school members (including a complimentary Professional Learning opportunity) and pre-service teachers.
Textbooks for 2014
To download a 2014 order form for all SEV textbooks, click here.
SEV is currently preparing second editions of the textbooks for VCE Global Politics and for VCE Australian and Global Politics. ISBNs for the new books are given immediately below.
|VCE Australian and Global Politics Units 1 & 2
Author: Kimberly Cornell
|VCE Global Politics Units 3 & 4
Author: Anna-Louise Simpson et. al.
The new edition of Australian and Global Politics will be revised and updated to reflect more up to date political events and issues. New sources and activities will also be included.
The new edition of Global Politics will feature contributions from additional authors, including material on Economic Instability and a case study on the Syrian crisis. The text will be revised to reflect more up to date political events and issues.
Note: the new edition of Global Politics will feature access details for additional online materials, to be available as downloads.
The composition, appearance and page numbering of both second edition books will differ from the first edition(s).
Term 4 Ethos
Ethos for Term 4, 2013 is now available. This is our second all-digital edition, replete with clickable links and full-colour pictures. To download it, log in to the Members Area and click the icon indicated. The file is approximately 5.6MB in size.
*** New in 2013 - VCE Sociology Units 1&2: A Student Workbook ***
|Written to complement the excellent textbook resource VCE Sociology Units 1&2, by Pheona Donohoe, this volume, by Fiona Gontier, provides students and teachers with a variety of useful activities and additional resources that are suitable for VCE Sociology Units 1&2.|
The workbook seeks to break down some of the more complex aspects of the study and allow students to apply their knowledge in meaningful and diverse activities. SEV also offers online support as a part of your student workbook purchase. We have provided a variety of additional content online (accessible to users of this workbook via a username and password) that includes printable worksheets, textbook extracts and activities.
To download an order form, click here.
SEV supplementary resource material
SEV has also compiled a list of links used in the textbooks for the new VCE Study Designs. This will enable students and teachers to easily locate the online resources referred to in the books. The files are available as downloadable PDFs from the 2012-2016 VCE Study Design page.
SEV has produced a series of small case studies for Australian and Global Politics to complement the recently published text books. These can be downloaded from the members section.
This material was researched and compiled by Tia Spanos, who worked as an intern at SEV in 2011 as part of her Bachelor of International Relations at La Trobe University. Any opinions expressed are not necessarily the views held by SEV. We thank Tia for her research and effort in compiling information that relates to topics explored in the VCE Australian and Global Politics Study design.