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

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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 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 for 2019

Stage 5 Subject Selection for 2019

News
Upcoming Events

July 2019

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  • Parent Teacher Night Yrs8,9&10
  • Work Experience Year 10
  • Music 12 MUSIC Task 4:TASK 4B 1 ELECTIVE Year 12
  • English Advanced 11ADV Task 3:Module A: Multimodal 11
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  • Work Experience Year 10
  • Mathematics Extension 1 Task 3:Investigation Task Year 11
  • Physics Task 3:Depth Study Year 12
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 1:Core Dance and Interview 11
  • Year 9 Forensics Cemetery Site Study
  • Debating
  • Years 9/10 Debating
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  • Work Experience Year 10
  • English Extension 1 12 Task 3:Critical Response with Related Text Year 12
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  • Work Experience Year 10
  • Mathematics Advanced Task 3:Investigation Task Year 11
  • Mathematics Standard Task 3:Investigation Task Year 11
  • English Advanced 12 Task 4: Module B: Critical Response and Discursive Writing Year 12
  • English Standard 12 Task 4:Module B: Extended Response and Discursive Writing Year 12
  • Personal Development Health and Physical Education Task 2:Critical Analysis Year 12
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  • Work Experience Year 10
  • UOW Engineering Day Camp
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  • Dance Task 3: Interview, Logbook and Dance 11
  • Students start term 3 7-12
  • Sutherland North PS Athletics Carnival
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  • Modern History 11 Modern History 1 Task 3:Historical Investigation-Research and Essay Year 11
  • Modern History 11 Modern History 2 Task 3:Historical Investigation-Research and Essay Year 11
  • English 9G Task 6:Wide Reading 9
  • English 9Y Task 6:Wide Reading 9
  • English 9E Task 6:Wide Reading 9
  • English 9A Task 6:Wide Reading 9
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  • English 9M Task 6:Wide Reading 9
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  • Economic Activity @Taronga Zoo 12
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  • Kareela PS Athletics Carnival @Sylvania Athletics Track Yr 10 PASS

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