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Senior secondary

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Preparation for the senior school starts in Year 10. Students are encouraged to explore the options available and to consider what subject areas they want to experience in preparation for future study in Year 11 and 12.

Students in Year 10 receive detailed information about senior subjects and information nights are held regarding course availability and choices.

In the senior school, students must study a minimum of six subjects. This must include a Maths and an English subject. Students have three pathways to choose from in their senior years of schooling.

2019 graduates

  • An OP pathway - students must study a minimum of five authority subjects. Three of these must remain the same for the whole two years.

  • A RANK pathway - students must choose a minimum of one vocational education and training (VET) certificate and can only choose one authority registered subject and up to four authority subjects.

  • A VET pathway - students must choose a minimum of two certificate-two qualifications, or be undertaking a school based apprenticeship or traineeship. Four other subjects must be studied which can be a combination of authority or authority registered subjects.

2020 graduates

  • ATAR/University pathway- students must study 5 general subjects or 4 general and 1 applied subject or VET Qualification Cert III level or above.

  • A FLEXIBLE pathway- A combination of General/Applied and Vocational Subjects.

  • A VET pathway- students must choose a minimum of two certificate-two qualifications, or be undertaking a school based apprenticeship or traineeship. Four other subjects must be studied which can be a combination of general and applied subjects. 

Further information about the subjects and pathways available for study in the senior school can be found in the relevant subject selection booklets and in the information presentations below:

Subject Selection Information presentation

2020 Yr 10 Subject Selection Guide

Yr9 and 10 Transition Presentation 19.6.19

Year 10 Subject Selection Form.pdf

Subjects offered to senior school students

Subjects marked * are available for students to begin studying in Year 10. All other subjects are available for selection from the beginning of Year 11.


2020 graduates

Aquatic Practices

Basketball Excellence

Biology

Building and Construction 

Business Diploma (General)/ Diploma Business Studies 

Certificate III & IV Fitness

Chemistry

Dance/Dance studies

Drama/Drama studies

Engineering Skills

English

Essential English 

English Literature

Geogrpahy

Health Education 

Hospitality

Industrial Design and Technology studies

Information and Communication Technology/Digital Solutions

Legal Studies

General Mathematics

Mathematics Specialist Prep

Media 

Media in Practice

Modern History

Music

Physical Education

Physics

Psychology 

Sport and Recreation

Short Course Literacy


2021 Graduates 




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Last reviewed 21 June 2019
Last updated 21 June 2019