Students choose a topic that is of interest to them. It may be linked to a SACE subject or course, or to a workplace or community context. It could be an idea or issue, a technical or practical challenge, an artefact, a problem, or a research question.
Their research will follow a specific framework:
Students complete their Research Project in Semester 2 of Stage 1, however, the course is run each semester for new students starting at the school that may not have previously completed their Research Project.
School Assessment (70%)
External Assessment (30%)
The Research Project is designed to further develop students’ research skills. These skills are crucial for when students enter tertiary education.
*Under the requirements of SACE all students must complete a Research Project