Year 9 Curriculum Info

Year 9 Curriculum Overview

Compulsory Subjects

All Aberfoyle Park High School Year 9 students undertake subjects up to 140 credits. This is made up of 90 compulsory credits plus 50 elective credits.

The Compulsory Subjects are designed in line with the requirements of the Australian Curriculum. The Year 9 compulsory Australian Curriculum subjects are:

IGNITE students will undertake the compulsory subjects of English, Mathematics, Science, and Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) but do so within the Ignite program and usually with their Home Group. As an Ignite student you must also continue with your study of Language other than English (LOTE) which you began in Year 8, being either Japanese or Spanish.

For more information follow the link to APHS Ignite


ELECTIVE SUBJECTS

Year 9 students choose 50 Credits from the following Elective Subjects.
Ignite students must continue in Japanese or Spanish (20 credits) and therefore choose 30 Credits from the following Elective Subjects.

YEAR 9 ELECTIVE SUBJECTS 
The Arts
Art
Dance
Drama
Music

Health and Personal Development
Health
Outdoor Pursuits
Physical Education
Sports Studies
Languages
Japanese
Spanish

Design and Technologies
Design & Technologies: Food Technology
Digital Technologies: Digital Creations A
Digital Technologies: Digital Creations B
Design & Technologies: Materials
Design & Technologies: Advanced Technologies

Please click on the link below to download the subject selection form

2018 Year 9 Subject Selection Form

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