Curriculum Overview

 Year 7

Students in Year 7 will study a combination of the following subjects:

 

English Humanities Digital Technology  
Mathematics Health & Physical Education Music (including instrumental tuition) Art
Religious Education Languages
-  Chinese
-  French
-  Italian
Drama Pastoral Care
Science      

Please note that Year 7 students study two of the three Languages offered, then select which one they wish to continue into Years 8 and 9.

Please select the following link to view the Year 7 and Year 8 2018 Information Booklet.


Year 8

Students in Year 8 will study a combination of the following subjects:

 

English Humanities Food Technology  
Mathematics Health & Physical Education Music Art
Religious Education Languages
- Chinese
- French
- Italian
Drama Pastoral Care
Science      

Please note that Year 8 students select one LOTE study.

 

Year 9

The Year 9 Curriculum provides students with the opportunity to study a range of semesterised units. 

For more information, click here to view the 2018 Year 9 Curriculum Information Booklet. 

Year 10

The Year 10 Curriculum provides students with the opportunity to study a range of semesterised units. A significant degree of flexibility is a feature of the Year 10 program. Students in Year 10 may apply to complete a Unit 1 and 2 VCE subject. 

Please click here to view the 2018 Year 10 Curriculum Information Booklet for more details.

To see the 'Year 10 2018 Subject Selection Information Evening' presentation, please click here.

Years 11 & 12

To see the VCE & VCAL subject selection booklet for 2018 please click here.

To see the '2018 VCE / VCAL Information Evening' presentation please click here.

Please click here to view the 2018 Year 10 Curriculum Information Booklet for more details.

Students in Years 11 & 12 may select from the following VCE studies offered:

 

Accounting Drama History: Revolutions (Units 3+4) Legal Studies

Mathematics

- General Mathematics / Further Mathematics
- Mathematical Methods (CAS)
- Specialist Mathematics

Physics
Art English/EAL History - 20th Century (Units 1+2) Language: Chinese Physical Education Psychology
Biology Food Technology Literature Language: French Media Religious Education: Texts and Traditions
 
Business Management Health & Human Development Music Performance Language: Italian Visual Communication Design  Studio Arts
 Chemistry          

* The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) is also offered.

** All Year 11 students study Religious Education: Texts and Traditions for a minimum of one Semester. All Year 12 students study either Units 3 and 4 of Texts and Traditions or Year 12 Religious Education.

*** Please note that the offering of any study will depend entirely on sufficient student numbers.

Our Lady of Sion College students study VET subjects offered through the Mullum Cluster, Inner Melbourne Cluster and at Box Hill Institute.

**** For further information on all VCE / VET / VCAL studies please refer to the VCAA website: www.vcaa.vic.edu.au or the VTAC website: www.vtac.edu.au