BOSTES NSW Big History Board Endorsed Courses

The Big History Institute is pleased to announce the endorsement by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Education Standards (BOSTES) of the Stage 5 School Developed Board Endorsed 100 and 200 hour and Stage 6 1 Unit Preliminary School Developed Board Endorsed courses in Big History from 2015 - 2018.

Satisfactory completion of the course will form part of the Record of Achievement (RoSA) for participating students.

The applications are available for download here:

Schools seeking endorsement to deliver Big History will need to apply via Schools Online.

Schools Online is now open for 2016 delivery, and applications close on 2 April 2015.

The Guidelines for Course proposals has a step-by-step guide for this process and can be found here.

To access a suite of professional development resources to introduce and support teachers in delivering Big History in the classroom, visit the Big History Institute Professional Development section.

To access the full Big History Project course and materials, visit

For further questions about teaching and delivering Big History in your school, please contact Elle Hrobat, Project Officer at