HTASA is a non-profit organisation whose aim is to stimulate interest in the study of History.

HTASA also aims to:

  • support effective teaching and learning of History in schools.
  • engender in students (indirectly through their teachers) a love of History and its relevance to an individual and society.
  • arrange meetings, lectures, seminars, conferences and other activities.
  • prepare and circulate publications, resources and educational research to advance the teaching of History.
  • represent the views of the Association and its members in educational, government, business and community organisations.