Years 7-10

Students have access to technologies which enhances their ability to gather information.

Year 7 – 8 Subjects

All students in Years 7 and 8 study the following Subjects:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • History
  • Geography
  • Personal Development, Health, Physical Education
  • Technology (Food Technology, Mixed materials, Timber products, Agriculture)
  • French
  • Italian
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Visual Arts

Year 9 – 10 Subjects

In Year 9 all students study the following mandatory courses in order to be eligible for a Record of School Achievement issued by the Board of Studies Teaching & Educational Standards (BOSTES)

The Mandatory Studies are:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Australian History
  • Australian Geography
  • Personal Development, health, Physical Education (PDHPE)

In addition, all students at Oakhill College also study Religion, Catholic Studies

In Year 9 students choose two Additional Studies Courses which will also appear on their Record of School Achievement at the end of Year 10. These courses run for 2 years and in general there is no opportunity to change courses between Years 9 and 10.

The Additional Studies courses for 2016 are:

  • Agricultural Technology
  • Commerce
  • Design and Technology
  • Drama
  • Food Technology
  • French
  • Graphics Technology
  • Industrial Technology – Metal/Automotive
  • Industrial Technology – Timber
  • Information and Software Technology
  • Italian
  • Music
  • Photographic and Digital Media
  • Physical Activity and Sports Studies
  • Visual Arts