Our Curriculum

Gymea Technology High School offers a comprehensive range of courses.

 YEARS 7 and 8

Students study the following subjects:

English History PD/Health/PE
Dance Languages Science
Drama Mathematics Technology
Geography 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

and

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 Project Based Maths
Drama Industrial Technology – Timber Visual Arts
Food Technology Information & Software Technology

YEAR 11 and 12

The following courses were offered in 2017:

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 Software Design & Development
Drama Investigating Science Visual Arts
Economics Legal Studies Hospitality Kitchen Operations and Cookery Course
English Advanced Marine Studies
English Standard Mathematics Standard
English Studies Mathematics

 

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

News
Upcoming Events

September 2019

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  • English 8G Task 4:Imaginative Worlds Short Story 8
  • English 8E Task 4:Imaginative Worlds Short Story 8
  • English 8A Task 4:Imaginative Worlds Short Story 8
  • English 8Y Task 4:Imaginative Worlds Short Story 8
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  • Head Start: Session 2 Yr 7 2020
  • Languages Task 3:Introduce your family video 9
  • Science Task 4:Chemistry Skills Task 10
  • English 8M Task 4:Imaginative Worlds Short Story 8
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  • Year 11 First Aid Course
  • First Aid Course (Hall Booking)
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  • Mathematics 7G, 7M, 7E Task 3:Class Test 7
  • Mathematics 7Y Task 3:Class Test 7
  • Mathematics 7A Task 3:Class Test 7
  • Computing 9TTP Task 4:Group Project Stage 2 9
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  • Mathematics 8A Task 3:Class Test Year 8
  • Mathematics 8M Task 3:Class Test Year 8
  • Mathematics 8Y, 8E Task 3:Class Test Year 8
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  • Mathematics Task 3:Class Test Year 10
  • Visual Arts 11VA Task 3:EXPLORING REPRESENTATION Year 11
  • Languages 8G Task 3:French Icon - Information Report 8
  • Languages 8G Task 3:French Icon - Information Report 8
  • Languages 8E Task 3:French Icon - Information Report 8
  • Drama Task 4:Theatre Styles and Written Year 9
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  • Head Start: Session 3 Yr 7 2020
  • Mathematics Task 3:Class Test Year 9
  • P&C Meeting P&C
  • Languages 8G Task 3:French Icon - Information Report 8
  • Languages 8A Task 3:French Icon - Information Report 8
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  • Music 7M Task 3:Practical Test - Keyboard 7
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  • English 10G Task 4:Creative Writing Portfolio 10
  • English 10Y Task 4:Creative Writing Portfolio 10
  • English 10M Task 4:Creative Writing Portfolio 10
  • English 10E Task 4:Creative Writing Portfolio 10
  • English 9M Task 4:Dystopian Short Story 9
  • Music 7G Task 3:Practical Test - Keyboard 7
  • English 7G Task 4:Fractured Fairytale 7
  • English 7Y Task 4:Fractured Fairytale 7
  • English 7A Task 4:Fractured Fairytale 7
  • English 7E Task 4:Fractured Fairytale 7
  • English 9G Task 4:Dystopian Short Story 9
  • English 9Y Task 4:Dystopian Short Story 9
  • English 9E Task 4:Dystopian Short Story 9
  • English 9A Task 4:Dystopian Short Story 9
  • State Dance Festival 2019
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  • English 7M Task 4:Fractured Fairytale 7
  • Music 7E Task 3:Practical Test - Keyboard 7
  • Creative Writing Task 3:The Structures of Writing 9
  • Creative Writing Task 3:Dramatic Monologues 10
  • Exploring Early Childhood Task 4:Research Task - Immunisation 10
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  • Visual Arts 8ART3 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY Year 8
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Yearly Examination 11
  • Community and Family Studies Task 4:Yearly Examination 11
  • Visual Arts 7ART1 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART6 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY Year 7
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Photographic and Digital Media 9PDM Task 3:SEMESTER 2 EXAM Year 9
  • Photographic and Digital Media 10PDM Task 3:SEMESTER 2 EXAM Year 10
  • English 7G Task 6:Wide Reading 7
  • English 7Y Task 6:Wide Reading 7
  • English 7M Task 6:Wide Reading 7
  • English 7A Task 6:Wide Reading 7
  • English 7E Task 6:Wide Reading 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 8
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 8
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education 9G Task 3:Practical 9
  • Bridge Building Competition 9
  • Music 7A Task 3:Practical Test - Keyboard 7
  • Commerce 9COM 1 Task 3:Business Report 9
  • Languages 7G Task 3:Travel Project 7
  • Visual Arts 9VA Task 3:Semester 2 Examination Year 9
  • ICAS English Competition
  • Aurecon Bridge Building Competition
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 8ART2 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY Year 8
  • Visual Arts 7ART2 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART5 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Physics Kickstart 12
  • Music 7Y Task 3:Practical Test - Keyboard 7
  • Schools Spectacular - Drama Ensemble
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 8ART1 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY Year 8
  • Visual Arts 8ART6 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY Year 8
  • Visual Arts 8ART4 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 8
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 8
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education 9M Task 3:Practical 9
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education 9G Task 3:Practical 9
  • Visual Arts 7ART3 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Forensic Archaeology Forensic 1 Task 4:Examination-Juanita Nielson & CSI 9
  • Languages 7E Task 3:Travel Project 7
  • Languages 7A Task 3:Travel Project 7
  • Visual Arts 8ART1 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
  • ITMM Accelerants Prelim Yearly Exam Study Day
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Science Task 5:Skills Task 9
  • Commerce Task 3:Current Issue Task- Political Involvement 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education 9G Task 3:Practical 9
  • Visual Arts 7ART5 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
  • Languages 7Y Task 3:Travel Project 7
  • Visual Arts 10VA Task 3:Semester 2 Examination Year 10
  • Visual Arts 8ART2 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
  • Visual Arts 8ART6 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 10PDM Task 4:PORTFOLIO Year 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education 9G Task 3:Practical 9
  • Visual Arts 7ART4 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART7 Task 3:CRITICAL & HISTORICAL STUDY 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART1 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
  • Visual Arts 8ART5 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
  • Year 12 Carnivale Year 12
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 9VA Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 9
  • Visual Arts 10VA Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 10
  • Exploring Early Childhood 9EEC Task 4:Families Report 9
  • Visual Arts 7ART4 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART3 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
  • Visual Arts 7ART7 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
  • Year 12 Graduation Year 12
  • Exploring Early Childhood Task 5:Story book final 10
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 9PDM Task 4:PORTFOLIO Year 9
  • Visual Arts 8ART3 Task 4:BODY OF WORK Year 8
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 8
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 3:Movement and Composition 7
  • Schools Spectacular Rehearsals @Genea Netball Centre, Sydney Olympic Park
  • Languages 7M Task 3:Travel Project 7
  • Exploring Early Childhood 9EEC Task 3:Nursery Equipment Design Part A 9
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  • Year 11 Yearly Examinations Year 11
  • Visual Arts 7ART2 Task 4:BODY OF WORK 7
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