In Years 7 and 8, students select 12 units of study for the year (6 per semester).
These subjects must be studied for 2 semesters in both Years 7 and 8:
Students study subjects from these areas for 1 semester in both Years 7 and 8, with the option to continue study for another semester in:
In Year 9, students must select 12 units of study for the year (6 per semester).
Compulsory subjects for two semesters:
Students wishing to study English Extension and/or Mathematics Extension in Year 9 must have achieved a B standard in that subject in Year 8.
Students must study a language for ones semester in Year 9:
Students then must select three elective subjects from the following:
The electives students select can come from any of the Learning Areas. Students can select multiple electives from the same Learning Area.
The PowerPoint presentation from the Year 8 2019 into Year 9 2020 Curriculum Showcase information session held on Tuesday 6 August 2019 is available here - Year 8 2019 into Year 9 2020 Curriculum Showcase (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Students may apply to study Aspire subjects in Years 7 and 8. Within Aspire subjects, students will be given opportunities for enriched learning with an emphasis on problem-solving and higher-order thinking skills.
Aspire subjects are offered to motivated and talented students who are studying:
Students can only apply to study Aspire in one or more of the above programs.
Places in Aspire classes are offered on the basis of academic merit-order and are available to students regardless of their enrolment category.
Read the 2019 Junior Course Guide (3.4 MB) for more details.
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