Curriculum

Year 7 - 10 Subjects

Year 7

Key Learning Area

Subject(S)

Organization

English

English

7 periods per fortnight

Mathematics

Mathematics

7 periods per fortnight

Science

Science

7 periods per fortnight

Human Society & Its Environment

History & Geography

6 periods per fortnight

Technological and Applied Studies

Design & Technology

5 periods per fortnight

Creative Arts

Music & Visual Arts

4-5 periods per fortnight

PDHPE

Personal Development Health Physical Education

4 periods per fortnight

Year 8

Key Learning Area

Subject(S)

Organization

English

English

8 periods per fortnight

Mathematics

Mathematics

7 periods per fortnight

Science

Science

7 periods per fortnight

Human Society & Its Environment

History & Geography

6 periods per fortnight

Technological and Applied Studies

Design & Technology

5 periods per fortnight

Languages

French and Japanese

6 periods per fortnight

Visual Arts

Visual Arts

3 periods per fortnight

Performing Arts

Music/Dance/Drama

6 periods per fortnight

PDHPE

Personal Development Health Physical Education

4 periods per fortnight

Year 9

Key Learning Area

Subject(S)

Organization

English

English

7 periods per fortnight

Mathematics

Mathematics

8 periods per fortnight

Science

Science

8 periods per fortnight

Human Society & Its Environment

History & Geography

4 periods per fortnight

PDHPE

Personal Development Health Physical Education

5 periods per fortnight

Electives

Large range of courses offered

Three Electives are studied for 6 periods each per fortnight

Year 10

Key Learning Area

Subject(S)

Organization

English

English

8 periods per fortnight

Mathematics

Mathematics

8 periods per fortnight

Science

Science

7 periods per fortnight

Human Society & Its Environment

History & Geography

6 periods per fortnight

PDHPE

Personal Development Health Physical Education

4 periods per fortnight

Electives

Large range of courses offered

Three Electives are studied for 5 periods each per fortnight

Electives

Students in Years 7 and 8 follow a standardised, compulsory program of study. During Years 9 and 10 they are able to choose three new subjects from a range of elective courses. Currently, the school offers the following courses, English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Languages, Commerce, Design & Technology, Food Technology, Textiles Technology, Graphics Technology, Industrial Technology – Wood, Multimedia, Metal and Electronics, Information Software & Technology, PD/Health/PE, Physical Activity & Sports Studies, Marine and Aquaculture Technology, Photography and Digital Media, Visual Arts, Music, Drama and Dance and Child Studies.

Year 11 - 12

Key Learning Area

Subject(S)

Organization

Creative and Performing Arts

Dance, Drama, Music 1, Music 2, Music Extension, Visual Arts

As per NESA requirements

English

English Standard, English Advanced, English Extension 1, English Extension 2, English EAL/D, English Studies

As per NESA requirements

TAS Home Economics

Community and Family Studies, Food Technology, Hospitality (VET course)

As per NESA requirements

Human Society and It's Environment

Aboriginal Studies, Ancient History, Business Studies, Economics, Geography, Legal Studies, Modern History, Society and Culture, Studies of Religion

As per NESA requirements

TAS Industrial Arts

Construction (VET course), Design and Technology, Engineering Studies, Industrial Technology, Information Processes and Technology

As per NESA requirements

Mathematics

Mathematics Standard, Mathematics Advanced, Mathematics Extension 1, Mathematics Extension 2

As per NESA requirements

Personal Development, Health and Physical Education

PDHPE, Sport Lifestyle and Recreation Studies

As per NESA requirements

Science

Biology, Chemistry, Investigating Science, Physics

As per NESA requirements

Languages

French and Japanese

As per NESA requirements