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Ku-ring-gai High School

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Year 11, 2022 Subject Lines

In Stage 6 (Year 11 and 12), all courses have a value of 1 unit or 2 units. Most courses are 2 unit courses.

All 2 Unit courses are divided into a Preliminary Course, completed in Year 11 Terms 1-3, and an HSC course, beginning in Year 11 Term 4 and concluding with the final HSC examinations.

To take an HSC course, a student must have successfully completed the corresponding Preliminary course.

In the Preliminary Course (Year 11), students must complete 12 units of study, comprising:

  • 2 units of English (Standard or Advanced)
  • 2 units of an elected subject
  • 2 units of an elected subject
  • 2 units of an elected subject
  • 2 units of an elected subject
  • 2 units of an elected subject

In 2022, the subjects on offer are (note, students can only complete 1 subject from each line):

Line 1 Line 2 Line 3 Line 4 Line 5 Line 6 Line 7
English Advanced Biology Biology Music 1 Ancient History Business Studies Mathematics Extension
English Standard Dance Community and Family Studies Music 2 Business Studies  Community and Family Studies

English Extension
  Modern History Chemistry Mathematics Advanced Food Technology Earth and Environmental Science  
  Physics VET Hospitality Mathematics Standard
PDHPE VET Entertainment  
  Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation Studies Legal Studies Society and Culture Photography, Video and Digital Imaging Industrial Technology: Timber  
  Visual Arts     Software Design and Development Modern History