Year 9 Core Subjects:
– English / English as an Additional Language
– History, Geography, Economics, Civics & Citizenship (Humanities)
– Personal Development
In addition to completing Year 9 Core Studies, students will select elective units each Semester from the subject areas of: English/EAL, Languages, The Arts, Health and Physical Education and Technology.
Year 9 Elective Subjects offered in 2017:
|English Electives||Languages||The Arts|
|English as an Additional Language||French||Visual Communication and Design Graphics|
|The Agora: Analysis & Inquiry||Mandarin||Art and Ideas|
|Drama On Stage|
|Drama Off Stage|
|Music: Song Writing|
|Music: Arrange, Perform, Record|
|Technology||Physical Education||Year 9 Special Activities|
|Computers, Media and Publicity||Racquet Sports||Personal Responsibility|
|Product Design and Technology||Football Sports||Global Citizenship|
|Food Around the World||Stick and Ball Sports||Digital Citizenship|
|Kids in the Kitchen||Handball Sports||Community Connection|
|Individual Sports||Environmental Awareness|
|Culture Through Media|
|World Religions in Context|
The Year 10 Program has been specifically designed to ensure that students receive an excellent academic grounding in core subjects as well as empowering them to select electives that support their desired pathway.
Year 10 Core Subjects:
- English / English as an Additional Language (EAL) / Effective English
- Mathematics / Foundation
- Humanities / Humanities EAL
- Health and Physical Education
The electives offered at Wellington Secondary College provide a diverse choice for students, giving them the flexibility to pursue their interests and include a VCE Unit 1and 2 units that are offered by the College in a large number of study designs, subject to approval.
The College also offers accelerated Mathematical Methods to selected students.
See the Senior School Handbook for the complete range of VCE subject choices.
Year 10 Electives:
|Drama – Performance Making||French||Introduction to Philosophy|
|Media – Video Production||Mandarin|
|Creating & Performing Music|
|Studio Arts – 10|
|Visual Communication Design – 10|
|Art & Design 1|
|Art & Design 2|
|Information Technology – Computer Programming||Psychology|