Year 8

The broad goals of the Year 8 program are:

  • To consolidate the foundations of Year 7 learning and understanding and move students beyond their learning comfort levels
  • To offer challenges to develop higher order thinking, creative and critical thinking, increased standards and a sense of self worth through learning about themselves and the world in which they live

Core Subjects:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Indonesian OR Italian

 

Across Years 7 to 9 students also study the following semester length units.

Two units are studied per semester:

  • Art 1 Drama 1 Food 1 Music 1 Textiles 1 Design and Materials: Wood 1 Information Technology 1
  • Art 2 Drama 2 Food 2 Music 2 Textiles 2 Information Technology 2 Visual Communication 2
Foundation