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Geography

Students of Geography investigate the effects of location and distance on the characteristics of places, the consequences of the interconnections between places and the significance of spatial distributions.  Geography emphasizes the role of the environment in supporting human life.  The concept of Global Citizenship and active citizenship assists in understanding human progress and helps to forge a new pathway in the future.

History

History itself is regarded as a social science as it is a disciplined process of inquiry into the past, which develops curiosity and imagination from the evidence of the past.  The program is developed in a chronological manner tracing through perspectives from the Ancient to the Modern world. Understanding of the past enables a more confident approach to the future.

Economics

The purpose of Economics is to develop an understanding of how our economy works.  This is essential for understanding and operating in today’s complex society, regardless of career path.  Furthermore, Economics provides a practical theoretical background for those who may undertake courses in Economics, Commerce or Business at the Tertiary level.