Our Curriculum

Gymea Technology High School offers a comprehensive range of courses.

 YEARS 7 and 8

Students study the following subjects:

English Geography Music
Computing History PD/Health/PE
Dance & Drama Languages Science
Design & Technology Mathematics  Visual Arts

 

YEARS 9 and 10

Students study nine subjects:

  1. English
  2. Mathematics
  3. Science
  4. History
  5. Geography
  6. Personal Development, Health and Physical Education

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student may study up to six electives selected from the list below:

Child Studies Forensic Archaeology Information & Software Technology
Commerce  French Music
Creative Writing Geography – Elective  Photographic & Digital Media
Dance Graphics Technology Physical Activity & Sports   Studies
Design and Technology Industrial Technology – Timber Project Based Maths
Drama Industrial Technology – Metal Visual Arts
Food Technology Industrial Technology – Multimedia Visual Design – Ceramics

 

YEAR 11 and 12

The following courses were offered in 2017:

Board Developed Courses
Aboriginal Studies  English as a Second Language Mathematics Extension 1
Ancient History English Extension 1 Mathematics Extension 2
Biology English Extension 2 Modern History
Business Studies Food Technology Music 1
Chemistry French Continuers Personal Training & Coaching
Community & Family Studies French Beginners Personal Development, Health & Physical Education
Construction & Landscaping Geography Physics
Dance History Extension Senior Science
Design & Technology Industrial Technology – Multimedia Society & Culture
Drama Information Processes & Technology Software Design & Development
Economics Legal Studies Hospitality Kitchen Operations and Cookery Course
English Advanced Marine Studies Information and Digital Technology
English Standard Mathematics General Visual Arts
English Studies Mathematics Visual Design

 

Subject Selection
In term 2 each year, students in Years 8, 9 and 10 make choices about subjects they would like to study.  In Years 8 & 9, students choose 3 elective courses for study in the following year. In Year 10, students choose a pattern of study to attain a Higher School Certificate.Further information about subject choices is available for download in the publications below.

 

Stage 6 Subject selection for 2019

Stage 5 Subject Selection for 2019

News
Upcoming Events

July 2018

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  • Years 8, 9 & 10 Parent Teacher Night
  • Mathematics Standard Task 2:HSC Investigation Year 11
  • Mathematics Task 2:HSC Investigation Year 11
  • Personal Training and Coaching 11PTC Task 2:Research Task Year 11
  • Brainstorm Year 10
  • Society and Culture SAC Task 3:Depth Study 2: Research and In-Class Task Year 12
  • Nursing Day Excursion
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  • Drama Task 5:Development of Group Project and Logbook Phase 2 Year 12
  • Mathematics Extension 1 Task 2:HSC Investigation Year 11
  • Biology 11Bio.1 Task 2:Skills Task Year 11
  • Biology 11bio.2 Task 2:Skills Task Year 11
  • Debating Yrs 9-10
  • Aboriginal Education Conference
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  • NAIDOC Celebration
  • Dance 10DAN Task 3:Composition Year 10
  • English Excursion - Away Production Year 12
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  • Modern History MOD 1 Task 3:Historical Investigation Year 11
  • Modern History MOD 2 Task 3:Historical Investigation Year 11
  • Ancient History ANC 1 Task 2:Portfolio Year 11
  • HSC Dance Trial Examinations
  • Dance Task 5 Task 5:Appreciation Essay Year 12
  • Accelerated Computing 10IPT Task 3: Class Test Year 10
  • Debating
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  • Staff Development Day
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  • Students commence Term 3
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  • English Extension 1 EEX1 Task 2:Tutorial Presentation Year 12
  • Industrial Technology - Multimedia 11ITMM Task 2:Group Project - Part 1 - Part A & B Year 11
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  • English Advanced Task 4:Module C - Viewing/Representing Task Year 12
  • English Standard Task 4:Module A - Viewing/Representing Task Year 12
  • Industrial Technology - Multimedia 11ITMM Task 2:Group Project - Part 1 - Part B - Presentations Year 11
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  • Snow Trip 2018
  • Snow Trip 2018
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  • Ski Trip
  • History Extension Task 1:The History Project Year 12
  • Community and Family Studies 12CAFS Task 4:Groups & Individuals/ Work Report Year 12
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  • Years 9 & 10 English Competition
  • Snow Trip 2018

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