subject choices

Year 9 & 10 Mandatory Subjects

Course Periods
English 9
Mathematics 9
Science 9
Civics: Australian History & Geography 6
PDHPE 5
Philosophy & Religious Studies 3
Elective 1 6
Elective 2 6
Elective 3 6
Cadets/Newington Challenge 1
Total number of periods in a fortnight 60

Year 9 & 10 Elective Subjects

Boys will study three elective subjects throughout Years 9 & 10 in addition to the mandatory courses listed above.

Dept Course Periods
Computing Studies Information Software and Technology 6
Drama Drama 6
Economics Commerce 6
Geography Geography 6
History History 6
Languages French 6
Languages Japanese 6
Languages Latin 6
Languages Language Arts (Learning enhancement) 6
Music Music 6
PDHPE Physical Activity and Sports Studies 6
Technology Design & Technology 6
Technology Graphics Technology 6
Technology Industrial Technology (Electronics) 6
Technology Industrial technology (Timber) 6
Visual Arts Visual Arts 6
Visual Arts Photographic and Digital Media 6

Year 11 Elective Subjects

Year 11 HSC Year 11 IB
English Advanced Biology
English Standard Chemistry
ESL Classical Greek and Roman Studies
English Extension 1 Design Technology
General Mathematics Economics
Mathematics English
Mathematics Extension 1 Film
Ancient History French
Modern History Geography
Biology German
Business Services (VET) History
Business Studies Italian ab initio (beginners)
Chemistry Latin
Construction (VET) Mathematical Studies
Design & Technology Mathematics
Digital Recording & Sound Production Music
Drama Philosophy
Earth and Environmental Science Physics
Economics Sports, Exercise and Health Science
Engineering Studies Theory of Knowledge
Financial Services (VET) Visual Arts
French Continuers
Geography
German Continuers
Industrial Technology
Information Processes and Technology
Information Technology (VET)
Japanese Beginners
Japanese Continuers
Latin Continuers
Legal Studies
Music 1
Music 2
PDHPE
Physics
Senior Science
Software Design and Development
Spanish Beginners
Studies of Religion 1 Unit
Studies of Religion 2 Unit
Visual Arts