Our Year 9 Greater Shepparton Secondary College students have more choices than ever on elective subjects, giving them great flexibility to explore the subject areas they are interested in. Students can select from 70 elective offerings and will study 8 elective subjects for the year.
Students have the opportunity to apply to undertake a variety of extension electives including: Literature, Extension Mathematics, Criminology (Advanced Science), AVID and LEAD (Leadership Exploration and Development).
Students also have access to My Career Portfolio – a new online tool to help Year 9 students plan their education pathways and career goals.
Our Year 9 curriculum enables students to explore more subjects and hands-on learning opportunities, with a focus on personal growth and skills development.
The Core subjects of English, Mathematics, Humanities, Health/Physical Education and Science are complemented by a range of subjects that build on the interests, strength and career goals of individual students.
All College elective subjects have been developed with input from teachers, local employers and industry.
Students have the opportunity to learn about the cultures and histories of the Goulburn-Murray region’s Indigenous people, through the Kaiela Dhungala First People curriculum.
Our Year 9 Subject Selection Guide is available here: pdf 2022 Year 9 Subject Selection Guide (56.87 MB)