Science is one of the eight learning areas described in the Curriculum Framework. Students in years 8 to 10 study a broad range of science disciplines including Biological, Physical and Earth sciences.
Pathways are currently offered in Years 8 – 10
An academic pathway for students who have been selected for the school’s academic excellence program and a general pathway for mainstream students.
Courses Available in Years 11-12
In Year 11 and 12, students may study subjects that can lead to university, TAFE or employment. Students can select from a wide range of Courses of Study in Science depending upon their pathways selections.
The science strands are:
- Process Strand – Working scientifically
- Content Strands – Natural and processed materials, Life and Living, Earth and Beyond, Energy and Change