The Arts have the capacity to engage, inspire and enrich all students, exciting the imagination and encouraging them to reach their creative and expressive potential.
The 5 Arts subjects at State High are:
Contact details for the Head of Department are listed under the Leadership and Management Team.
The senior course guide (PDF, 316 KB) provides a course overview and describes the required Year 10 prerequisites for Year 11 and 12 subjects.
Years 7 to 9
Years 11 and 12
Students learn how to create, design, represent, communicate and share their imagined and conceptual ideas, emotions, observations and experiences. The Arts contribute to the development of confident and creative individuals, nurturing and challenging active and informed citizens.
The Arts explores:
Learning in the Arts is based on cognitive, affective and sensory/kinaesthetic response to arts’ practices as students revisit increasingly complex content, skills and processes with developing confidence and sophistication across their years of learning.
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