These notes have been constructed with meticulous attention to the key knowledge dot points as outlined by VCAA, providing students with the necessary information to answer questions in a sophisticated and cogent manner. Australian history relies on students to utilise both secondary and primary sources. Throughout my notes historians and key individuals are quoted in red. This is designed to help students recall quotes in SACS and also the exam. The layout of my notes, dot-point form, aims to assist students in the retention of key points and information.