During 2015, CPAP
will provide a mid-year lecture program in the subject of Economics, presented by Romeo Salla
(see biography below).
The program will be held on Sunday the 14 th of June at 1.10pm at Victoria University
The program runs for 3.5 hours and Romeo
will trouble-shoot the difficult areas from Unit 3 before spending the bulk of the program preparing students for assessment in Unit 4.
Romeo Salla completed Honours and Masters degrees in Commerce (Economics major) at the University of Melbourne before moving to Canberra to work as an Economist with the Commonwealth Department of Treasury.
After a few years he was promoted within the federal bureaucracy to the position of Senior Economist with the Industry Commission (now Productivity Commission).
Since 1996 he has been employed as a Senior Teacher and Head of Faculty at large private schools in Melbourne, and most recently at Geelong Grammar School teaching VCE and IB Economics.
He has held positions of responsibility with the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA) as an examination assessor since 1996 and was the long standing Economics editor on the VCTA website (ComNET).
Mr Salla is also the founder of the websitewww.economicstutor.com.au as well as the popular smartphone app 'economicstutor', has contributed to various publications and regularly presents to economics teachers and students on behalf of the VCTA.
is the author of the CPAP Study Guide to VCE Economics, co-author of Monumental Humanities 3 (Cambridge), and co-author of the VCE Economics texts 'Economic Fundamentals in Australia' and 'Economics: from the ground up'.
He is also the writer of CPAP Economics assessment tasks and the practice examination.