Modern life

Modern life uses pop culture and entertainment as a means of viewing the modern world. A wide range of social, business and historical issues will look at how and why the world around us is constantly changing.

Areas to be covered will include: 

  • Pop Culture: how does film, TV, Television and literature reflect the social change.
  • Technology: How has technology and media enable people to connect to the outside world.
  • Social media: How

Learning Tasks

  • A case study and its portrayal in the media
  • An investigation of social media and its role in the modern world
  • A negotiated investigation on an international issue.

Links to VCE Studies

This unit will develop skills and background knowledge that can be extended in the following VCE subjects:

  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Legal Studies

Contact Teacher - David Finlayson