The Australian Public Affairs Channel takes students to the heart of our national political system nurturing informed, civic-minded young citizens. A-PAC is relevant to teachers and students of Civics and Citizenship, HSIE, SOSE, History, Geography and Social Studies. Online Classroom Sheets are suitable for students from Upper Primary through to Senior Secondary School level.
A-PAC is committed to equipping students with knowledge, skills and values to be informed citizens with an understanding and appreciation of Australia's Parliamentary Process.
An extract from the Civics and Citizenship Education Federal Government Project:
Students, when they leave school, should 'be active and informed citizens with an understanding and appreciation of Australia's system of government and civic life' (Goal 1.4)
A-PAC broadcast programmes and online classroom resources are copyright free for teachers to record and download for teaching purposes.