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Stage 5 Course Information

Stage 5 student study a mixture of different types of subjects. Compulsory courses are studied by all students for year 9 and 10. X and Y line electives will be studied for both year 9 and 10 and will be recorded on a Students Record of School Achievement (ROSA) (this excludes iSTEM).

Z line electives are a ONE year course (100 Hours) that will be discontinued in Year 10 and NOT recorded on a students ROSA. They are interest based and designed to address learning areas not currently covered in other subjects.

Subject available for selection include:


Computing Technology


Design & Technology


English Essentials

Food Technology

Geography Elective

Graphics Technology

History Elective

Industrial Technology Engineering

Industrial Technology Metal

Industrial Technology Multimedia

Industrial Technology Timber




Photographic and Digital Media

Physical Activity and Sports Studies

Textiles Technology

Visual Arts

Visual Design

Work Education


Automotive Studies

Backstage Crew

Digital Modelling and Fabrication

End of the World Studies

Game On

Law & Order

Maths in the Workplace

Medical Science

Musical Ensemble Choir

Print Making



Theatre Sports

Geopocalypse: Survive

Active for Life


Students can find more specific information on APHS 121.