Research Practices

SACE Credits: 10

Teacher: Jacob Davison, Angela Facchini, Ryan Lynch

Want to be super prepared for your future studies? Then Research Practices is for you! In this compulsory subject you will have a chance to solve some real life research problems, as well as building your research skills across a range of areas. Research Practices gives you the opportunity to be hands on with practical tasks as well as learning about the importance of different approaches to research.


Topics focus on the auspicious legend of the paper cranes, music and identity, architectural construction, the history of the West Terrace Cemetery and the dead body crisis! You will finish this course with the confidence to take on research of all types.


Students provide evidence of their learning through five assessments from the following areas:

  • Investigations Folio
  • Sources Analysis

Each assessment has a minimum weighting of 20%