Maths for Life

Course Code: 9MMFLDomain: MathematicsTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information This elective is designed to support you in developing your numerical problem solving and greater numeracy skills to support you to experience success in the Numeracy component of the Online Literacy and Numeracy Assessment in Year 10, if necessary, as […]

Problem Solving and Enrichment in Mathematics

Course Code: 9MPSDomain: MathematicsTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information If you have demonstrated a high level of engagement and interest in Mathematics, then this elective will interest you. It will involve working mathematically to solve complex problems, as well as enrichment through investigations and exploration of mathematical concepts. This […]

Fabulous Finance

Course Code: 9HFF Domain: Humanities and Social Sciences Timetable: <timetable> Length of Course: <duration> Course Information In this fun elective, you will learn to develop money management skills such as saving for a rainy day, budgeting, what you need to know about personal tax, researching and buying a car, why […]

Debating

Course Code: 9HDBDomain: Humanities and Social SciencesTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information Debating is a skill that encourages critical thinking, fosters engagement with global issues, and equips you with lifelong skills and the confidence to pursue your potential. With strong links to Politics and Law, this elective will teach […]

Deadly Diseases

Course Code: 9HDDDomain: Humanities and Social SciencesTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information Throughout history the biggest executioner of the human race has been deadly disease and this elective is especially relevant at the moment! Whether it was the Black Death in 14th century Europe or present day COVID 19, […]

Horrible Histories

Course Code: 9HHH Domain: Humanities and Social Sciences Timetable: <timetable> Length of Course: <duration> Course Information Throughout history, governments and leaders have used their power to influence and rule in horrible ways. This elective looks at some of the key dictators and rulers throughout history that have changed the course […]

Write a Book in a Day Creative Writing

Course Code: 9EWBD Domain: English Timetable: <timetable> Length of Course: <duration> Course Information If you are a creative person and like to use mixed mediums, then this elective will interest you. It explores all aspects of creating picture books for people of all ages. You will investigate story writing, how […]

Robotics

Course Code: 9TROBDomain: TechnologiesTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information This is a basic robotics elective designed to promote your problem solving, enterprise and initiative in a student-centred, fun practical environment. Robotics and automation is a rapidly growing industry and important for industrial, domestic and entertainment applications. You will be […]

Formula 1 in Schools Technology and Engineering Challenge

Course Code: 9F1TEDomain: TechnologiesTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information The F1 in School Technology Challenge is the world’s largest secondary school technology elective. It involves over nine million students from 17,000 schools in 31 nations. If you select to participate in the F1 in School Technology Challenge you will […]

Metalwork

Course Code: 9METALDomain: TechnologiesTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information This Year 9 elective will build and expand upon the introductory metalwork hand and machine skills covered in Year 8. You will be familiarised with a variety of new machines and their safe use, including cold sawing metal profiles to […]