Year 11

At Year 11 level, student begin Stage 1 studies in the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE). SACE Completion is attained through the completion of 200 credits over both Stage 1 and Stage 2 (Year 12). Overall stage 1 subjects are school based, with the compulsory subjects moderated to ensure results are comparable across the state.

At Stage 1 level students are required to complete the following with a “C” grade or better:

  • Stage 1 English, English Pathways or Literacy for Work and Community Life (full year)
  • Stage 1 Maths Studies, Mathematical Applications or Numeracy for Work and Community Life (1 Semester)
  • Personal Learning Plan (Completed in Year 10)

Students may then choose subjects from other learning areas such as:

  • Arts
  • Business, Enterprise and Technology
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Sciences
  • Cross Disciplinary

In addition to this students may choose to complete their SACE through Vocational Education and Training (VET). This may include:

  • Doorways to Construction
  • Automotive Studies
  • Other courses through Registered Training Organisations.

Students may also be able to receive credits through community learning. See Community Learning in the SACE.

Extra Curricula

There are a range of extra curricula activities offered at Year 11 level. These include subject specific excursions, school production, Pedal Prix, Australian Business Week, Peer Support, Driver Awareness Programs and much more. The Year 11 camp is a city escape where students learn to navigate the city of Adelaide by means of public transport.

For more information refer to the Senior School Curriculum book, or speak to the Year 11 Coordinator(s).

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