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Year 10 Course of Study

Compulsory subjects

English or ESOL
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Physical Education/Health

Option subjects

Students select the equivalent of Four half-year options from the categories below. Full year courses count as Two options
A maximum of Two options from any one category (more than two options per category requires Headmasters approval)

Technology
Design Wood or Metal
Computer Digital Technology
Food Studies
Graphics – half or full year
Technology or Electronics
Languages
French – (not running 2019)
Japanese – half or full year
Te Reo Māori – half or full year
The Arts
Art
Art Design
Dance (not running 2019)
Drama (not running 2019)
Music Performance
Social/Sciences
Accounting/Business
Economics
Future Problem Solving
History/Classics
Investigative Science
Sport
Rugby or Sports Academy

 

 

 

Guidance Notes

  • Design Wood or Metal only one can be chosen, NOT BOTH
  • Technology or Electronics only one can be chosen, NOT BOTH
  • Graphic is a HALF year or FULL year option. 
  • Languages are HALF year or FULL year options. Exception French (Full year only)
  • FULL year courses counts as TWO options
  • Rugby or Sports Academy only one Academy can be chosen, NOT BOTH.
  • Selected students will be offered Cambridge IGCSE Co-ordinated Science.

** Permission to enrol for more than two options in one line requires the Headmasters permission.

Links

Year 10 Option Form
Year 10 Rugby/Sports Academy Application Form
Online Course Selection