Our Curriculum

Gymea Technology High School offers a comprehensive range of courses.

 YEARS 7 and 8

Students study the following subjects:

English Languages PD/Health/PE
Drama Learning Skills Science
Geography Mathematics Technology
History Music 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 Movie & TV Production
Commerce French Music
Creative Writing Geography – Elective Photographic & Digital Media
Dance Industrial Technology – Metal Physical Activity & Sports   Studies
Design and Technology Industrial Technology – Multimedia Visual Arts
Drama Industrial Technology – Timber
Food Technology Information & Software Technology

YEAR 11 and 12

The following courses were offered in 2020:

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

 

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 Booklet for 2020

Stage 5 Subject Choice Booklet for 2020

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  • HSC Dance Trial Practical Exams 12
  • Dance Task 4: Trial HSC Performance (Core Performance, Composition, Major Study & Interview) 12
  • PDHPE 10A Task 2:Latin American Dance Practical 10
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  • School Development Day
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  • Students Commence Term 3
  • English Extension 2 Task 3 - Critique of Creative Process 12
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  • Ancient History Task 2 - HSC Style Extended Response 12
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  • English Extension 1 Task 2 - Critical Response 12
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  • Australian Mathematics Competition 7-10
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