Curriculum Overview

The Learning Pathways for each year level provide current Year 7 to Year 12 curriculum information for students and prospective students and their families.

At 一本道无码 Carr College, we believe that for students to shine their light into the world and to be active members of a globalised world, it is important that they are able to make the most informed decisions about their future. The subject selection process is an opportunity for students to learn more about the subjects offered at 一本道无码 Carr College and to consider their future pathway options based on their strengths, interests, further study options, possible career and pathways options and future aspirations.

Please click on the relevant Year Level to access the relevant subject selection details and curriculum pathway information.

To learn more about the subjects and learning programs offered at Years 7 to 9 and for questions related to the subject selection process for these year levels please contact Mr Stephen Manitta, Head of Learning and Teaching 鈥 Middle School.

To learn more about the subjects and learning programs offered at Years 10 to 12 including the VCE and for questions related to the subject selection process for these year levels please contact Ms Daniela Bombardieri-Szabo, Head of Learning and Teaching 鈥 Senior School.

To learn more about the College鈥檚 Vocational Pathways and VET programs please contact Mr聽, Head of Applied Learning.

The VCE Vocational Major and the Victorian Pathway Certificate will replace the Year 11 and 12 VCAL Programs in 2023.

Year 7 – Curriculum Overview

Year LongSemester Based
Religious EducationHistory
EnglishGeography
LanguagesArt
MathematicsWood Technology
Health and Physical EducationFood Technology
ScienceDrama
Music
Digital Technologies

Year 8 – Curriculum Overview

Year LongSemester Based
Religious EducationLearning in Depth (LiD)
EnglishDrama
LanguagesTextiles
MathematicsArt
MusicHistory
Health and Physical EducationGeography
Science
Digital Technologies

Year 9 – Curriculum Overview

Year LongSemester Based
CommunicationsElective Options
Investigations
P.E/Personal DevelopmentStudents have access to a wide range
Religious Educationof elective options.
Mathematics

Year 10 – Curriculum Overview

Year 10 students can undertake a combination of core year-long (mainstream) subjects and select from various semester-based subjects including the option to accelerate in a VCE or VET subject.

Mainstream Compulsory Subjects

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science 鈥 at least one semester
  • Humanities 鈥 at least one semester
  • Health and Physical Education
  • My Career Pathways

Semester Based Subjects

Refer to the Year 10 Curriculum Guide for a full list of the elective subjects offered across all key learning areas.

In some cases, it may be appropriate for students to accelerate their learning by studying a VCE Unit 1 and 2 subject while they are in Year 10. Students who wish to pursue this option will need to submit an Accelerated Studies Application Form.

Year 11 – Overview

At Year 11 students will begin to tailor their learning program across either the VCE, VET or VCE Vocational Major pathways. All are legitimate pathways based on their strengths and future aspirations.

Students selecting the VCE pathway will study SIX subjects. This includes:

  • ONE Unit 1 and 2 VCE English subject (English, English Language and/or Literature)
  • Unit 1 and 2 Religion and Society OR 一本道无码 Carr Religious Education
  • Any combination of the listed VCE or VET subjects.

Over 30 VCE subjects are offered at Year 11 with many students also undertaking one of the many VET subjects offered as part of our partnership with the Wyndham VETis Cluster.

Students also have the opportunity to accelerate in studying a VCE Unit 3 and 4 subject as they prepare for Year 12. Students who wish to pursue this option will need to submit an Accelerated Studies Application Form.

Year 12 – Curriculum Overview

At Year 12 students will conclude their journey at 一本道无码 Carr College and will leave with the skills and knowledge to take their place in a globalised world.

Students selecting the VCE pathway will study FIVE subjects. This includes:

  • ONE Unit 3 and 4 VCE English subject (English, English Language and/or Literature)
  • Unit 3 and 4 Religion and Society OR 一本道无码 Carr Religious Education
  • Any combination of the listed VCE or VET subjects.

Students also have the option of selecting to continue as part of the College鈥檚 VCE/Vocational Major and Applied Learning pathway options.

When considering their learning pathway and selecting subjects within the senior school, it is very important that students are aware of any prerequisites that are required for any future study they may wish to pursue. Students are encouraged to meet with members of the College鈥檚 Careers and Pathways Team to discuss possible study and career options.