Curriculum / Programs

Physical Education and Outdoor Education

Courses suited to recreational and elite sportspeople and all who are interested in the theory and practice of sports. Physical Education overview of courses, Exercise Science, Outdoor Education.

Outdoor and Environmental Education (PDF 1.1 MB)
Outdoor Recreation C (PDF 993.0 KB)
Sport Recreation and Leadership (PDF 1.9 MB)
Physical Education Studies (PDF 967.8 KB)
Sports Development and Elite Sports Program (PDF 1.3 MB)
Health and Wellbeing (PDF 320.7 KB)
Exercise Science (PDF 279.7 KB)

Technology, including IT, Applied Studies, Tourism

Vocational and theoretical courses in a wide range of technologies including Metal Products A, Hospitality Industry C, Food for Life A,  Automotive Technology A, Furniture Making A,  Design and Emerging Technologies, Design & Graphics, Design and Textiles, a range of IT courses ( including Data Science, Robotics & Mechatronics , Digital Technologies), Business Services A, Tourism & Event Management A.

Metal Products (PDF 383.8 KB)
IT-Information Technology (PDF 1.2 MB)
Hospitality (PDF 716.3 KB)
Furniture Making (PDF 738.5 KB)
Food Studies (PDF 353.9 KB)
Design and Textiles (PDF 551.0 KB)
Design and Graphics (PDF 517.1 KB)
Design and Emerging Technologies (PDF 267.0 KB)
Business Services (PDF 390.2 KB)
Automotive Technology (PDF 511.4 KB)

English, Languages, History and ESL

English A, English T, English as another Language or Dialect (ESL), Geography, Global Studies, Philosophy and History: courses for students at all levels of ability plus choose Language courses from  Spanish, Japanese or Chinese taught at the school. Other languages may be available through the Canberra Academy of Languages (CAL)

History - Ancient Modern (PDF 1.0 MB)
Modern Languages - Japanese Chinese Spanish (PDF 179.6 KB)
English as an Additional Language or Dialect -EALD (PDF 509.3 KB)
Contemporary English A (PDF 998.9 KB)
Essential English A (PDF 290.4 KB)
English and Literature T (PDF 452.8 KB)


Traditional science courses - Biology T, Human Biology T, Chemistry T, Physics T, - plus broad based Earth and Environmental Science T.

Biology (PDF 450.7 KB)
Chemistry (PDF 410.3 KB)
Earth and Environmental Science (PDF 272.0 KB)
Human Biology (PDF 232.9 KB)
Interdisciplinary Science (PDF 420.3 KB)
Physics (PDF 667.5 KB)
Psychology (PDF 447.2 KB)
Social and Community Work (PDF 1006.4 KB)
Sociology (PDF 294.7 KB)


Five Mathematics courses, with four offered at university preparation level - Mathematics T - and two Mathematics A courses - allow for all ability levels in this subject.

Mathematics T (PDF 679.9 KB)
Mathematics A (PDF 606.5 KB)

The Arts

The Arts faculty offers the performing arts including Drama, Dance and Music. Also offered are creative arts such as Visual Arts, Media and Photography.

Dance (PDF 386.7 KB)
Design and Graphics (PDF 517.1 KB)
Design and Textiles (PDF 551.0 KB)
Drama (PDF 630.9 KB)
Media (PDF 616.3 KB)
Music (PDF 763.2 KB)
Photography (PDF 535.6 KB)
Visual Arts (PDF 1.9 MB)

Commerce, Legal and Social Sciences

Commerce courses include Accounting, Business and Economics T.

Social Science courses include Geography, Legal Studies, Psychology, Sociology and Social & Community Work A.

Business (PDF 595.4 KB)
Economics (PDF 587.5 KB)
Geography (PDF 516.4 KB)
Global Studies (PDF 318.9 KB)
Legal Studies (PDF 435.7 KB)
Philosophy (PDF 269.9 KB)

Other Opportunities

Programs and activities which can enhance college experiences and create opportunities for the future include: international conferencing with Global Classroom, work readiness with Vocational Courses, using athletic training as learning in the Elite Sports Program (by application), working with highly motivated peers in the Sustainability program and extending Outdoor Education through Adventure PLUS (by application).

H Courses are offered to students via the ANU extension program. Subjects in 2021 include: Astrophysics, Biodiversity, Chemistry, Discovering Engineering, Physics,  Japanese Language, Continuing Chinese, Performing Indonesian Language, Specialist Mathematics.

Global Classroom in 2022 (PDF 278.4 KB)
Elite Sports (PDF 1.3 MB)
Academic Excellence (PDF 245.6 KB)
Extracurricular Science - other programs (PDF 362.1 KB)
Girls in STEMM (PDF 275.5 KB)
International Students program (PDF 244.2 KB)
Politics Philosophy Economics program (PDF 541.0 KB)
Student Services (PDF 291.9 KB)
VET-details (PDF 346.6 KB)
Vocational Education overview (PDF 610.2 KB)