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

November 2019

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  • Music 10 MUSIC Task 4:4B PERFORMING Year 10
  • Physical Activity and Sport Studies 10PAS1 Task 4:Yearly Test 10
  • Physical Activity and Sport Studies 10PAS2 Task 3:Practical task 9
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Yearly Examination 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Yearly Examination 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Yearly Examination 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Yearly Examination 10
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  • Drama Task 5:Theatre in Education Performance Year 9
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • 8TEB4 Ready Steady Cook Task Due 8
  • 8TEB6 Ready Steady Cook Task Due 8
  • French Exam 9
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  • Exploring Early Childhood Task 6:Class Test 10
  • Physical Activity and Sport Studies 10PAS1 Task 4:Yearly Test 10
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • French Speaking Task (Exam) 9
  • 8G French Exam
  • 8M French Exam
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  • Physical Activity and Sport Studies 9PAS2 Task 4:Fitness Program 9
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • Schools Spectacular - Drama Ensemble
  • French Cooking Session
  • 8E French Exam
  • 8A French Exam
  • 8Y French Exam
  • Year 11 Advanced English - Viewing of The Crucible
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  • Physical Activity and Sport Studies 9PAS2 Task 4:Fitness Program 9
  • PDHPE 8G Task 4:Moodle Test 8
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • Forensic Archaeology Forensic 1 Task 5:Presentation- Shipwrecks 9
  • Forensic Archaeology Forensic 2 Task 5:Presentation- Shipwrecks 9
  • 8TEB5 Ready Steady Cook Task Due 8
  • Community and Family Studies :IRP - PArt A 11
8
  • PDHPE 8M Task 3:Moodle Test 8
  • HSC Examinations 12
  • Music 10 MUSIC Task 6:LISTENING EXAMNINATION Year 10
  • Music 1 11Music Task 1:Task 1A: Core Aural 11
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  • PDHPE 8G :Moodle Test 8
  • 7TEB3 Clock Face Moodle Test 7
  • English Yearly Exams 10
  • Maths Yearly Exams 9
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  • Cosi - Sydney Theatre Company
  • P&C Meeting P&C
  • Music 8G Task 3:3B: PRACTICAL 8
  • Music 8M Task 3:3B: PRACTICAL 8
  • Music 8A Task 3:3B: PRACTICAL 8
  • Music 8E Task 3:3B: PRACTICAL 8
  • Maths Exams 7
  • Science Exams 8
  • History/Geography Exams 10
  • Sutherland Shire Callback
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  • Year 12 Sign out Year 12
  • Music 8Y Task 3:3B: PRACTICAL 8
  • 7TEB1 Clock Face Moodle Test 7
  • 7TEB2 Clock Face Moodle Test 7
  • Music 9MUSIC Task 4:LISTENING & MUSICOLOGY Year 9
  • Maths Exams 10
  • History/Geography Exams 8
  • Sydney 6ers Cricket Competition
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  • Year 12 Formal Year 12
  • PDHPE 8G :Moodle Test 8
  • Science Exams 10
  • Science Exams 9
  • English Exams 8
  • HSC Preparation Workshops 11
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  • PDHPE 7Y Task 4:Examination 7
  • PDHPE 7A Task 4:Examination 7
  • PDHPE 7A Task 4:Examination 7
  • PDHPE 7Y Task 4:Examination 7
  • PDHPE 8G Task 4:Moodle Test 8
  • 7TEB Clock Face Assessment Task Due 7
  • English Exams 9
  • Maths Exams 8
  • Science Exams 7
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  • Forensics Challenge 9
  • Physics (Kickstart) 12
  • History/Geography Exams 9
  • English Exams 7
  • Music 1 11Music Task 1:Task 1B: Core Performance 11
  • Senior SLA - Ethical Leadership Day
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  • Yr 7 2020 Information Evening Yr 7-2020
  • Computing 8TEA.3 Task 4:Graphic Design Moodle Quiz 8
  • Schools Spectacular Rehearsals @Genea Netball Centre, Sydney Olympic Park
  • Schools Spectacular - Drama Ensemble
  • History/Geography Exams 7
  • Computing 10TTP Task 4:Student Choice Project 3 10
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  • PDHPE 7A Task 4:Examination 7
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Examination 9
  • Computing 8TEA.1, 8TEA.2 Task 4:Graphic Design Moodle Quiz 8
  • Schools Spectacular Combined Dance Rehearsal, Qudos Arena
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  • Creative Writing Task 4:The Writing Process Portfolio 10
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Examination 9
  • Creative Writing Task 4:The Publication Process 9
  • Computing 9MTV Task 5:Script to Screen Project 9
  • Computing 7TEA.5, 7TEA.6 Task 4:Graphic Design Moodle Quiz 7
  • Schools Spectacular Technical and Dress Rehearsals, Qudos Bank Arena
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  • Schools Spectacular
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Examination 9
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Examination 9
  • Personal Development, Health & Physical Education Task 4:Examination 9
  • Computing 7TEA.4, 7TEA.7 Task 4:Graphic Design Moodle Quiz 7
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  • Schools Spectacular
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  • Business Studies 2 Task 1:Extended Response 11
  • Business Studies 2 Task 1:Extended Response 11
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  • Mathematics Advanced Task 1:HSC Class Test Year 11
  • Mathematics Standard Task 1:HSC Class Test Year 11
  • Yr 7 2020 Family Interviews Yr 7-2020
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  • Mathematics Extension 1 Task 1:HSC Class Test Year 11
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  • Dance Concert
  • Vaccinations Yrs7,8 & 10
  • English Advanced Task 1:HSC Task 1: Common Module Multimodal Presentation 12
  • English Standard Task 1:HSC Task 1: Common Module Multimodal Presentation 12
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  • Urban Dynamics Y11- Geography
  • Modern History 1 Task 1:Source Analysis Portfolio Task 11
  • Modern History 2 Task 1:Source Analysis Portfolio Task 11
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  • Music Vocal Christmas Concert

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