2022 will see Good Samaritan Catholic College grow its core curriculum into Year 10. Core learning is essential for all students in Year 10 and provides them with the excellent basis they require for success in Senior School study. Learning in core subjects in Year 10 has the structure shown below in terms of hours of study per fortnight.
In Year 10, all students will study a total of eight (8) courses each semester (5 core + 3 elective). The structure of the curriculum offerings for Year 10 for 2022 will be as follows:
Full Year Core Courses (Studied for two full semesters by all students)Students will study 4 compulsory 'core' courses in Year 10 for a full year.
Half Year Core Courses (Studied for one full semester by all students)Students will study 2 additional compulsory 'core' courses in Year 10 (one per semester).
In 2022, the Year 10 Elective Course Program will be represented by 3 'full year' and 24 'half year' courses. Students will have two possible selection pathway options for completing their program of study within the diverse range of elective courses available to them.
Prior to making elective course selections, students and parents are asked to reflect on the following list of 'Skills for Successful Learning'. Each of the elective courses described below have an identified set of skills that are desirable for success in that course of study. Identify where your skillset strengths are and consider these when making elective course choices for 2022.