A Journey Through the Commercial World Commerce for Years 9 and 10 by Wendy Smith


A Journey Through the Commercial World Commerce for Years 9 and 10 by Wendy Smith

The second edition of A Journey through the Commercial World has been comprehensively revised and provides superior coverage of the Level 6 Victorian Essential Learning Standards for Economics and Civics and Citizenship. Now in full colour, this updated and expanded edition: * Includes new case studies and newspaper articles * Contains additional pictures and visual stimulus * Captures the content and spirit of VELS with cross-curricular links * Provides new/expanded end-of-chapter material * Provides key words defined in the margin and glossary * Contains a new chapter on environmental sustainability A Journey through the Commercial World stimulates and explores imaginative approaches to conventional topics, and addresses many new and evolving areas of study such as the rapid growth of the creative economy, e-commerce and global citizenship. Offering a wealth of activities that foster multiple intelligences, it focuses on developing creative and critical thinking skills to equip students for lifelong learning.

About the Author

Wendy Smith is a highly experienced teacher of commerce subjects at all levels of secondary education. She has been heavily involved in curriculum development in commerce education as a writer and consultant for government and other agencies. Wendy is a contributor to the Victorian Commercial Teachers Association's publications and professional development programme. She is a regular speaker at teacher conferences and lectures.

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288 pages


Wendy Smith
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Cambridge University Press

Publication date

1st September 2007



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