Title
Year Level
SACE Prerequisites
Accounting 1/S
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in English or a ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 English.
Accounting 2
Stage 1
Enrolled in Stage 1 Accounting 1/S.
Biology A
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Compulsory Science with a Level 4 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding” or a Level 5 or better in Environmental or Forensic Science with a Level 5 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding”.
Biology B
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Compulsory Science with a Level 4 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding” or a Level 5 or better in Environmental or Forensic Science with a Level 5 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding”.
Business Innovation A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in English.
Business Innovation B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in English.
Chemistry 1
Stage 1
Level 5 or better in Year 10 Compulsory Science with a Level 5 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding”. Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of coordinator approval.
Chemistry 2
Stage 1
Please note to enrol in Chemistry 2 you must have also enrolled in Chemistry 1.
Child Studies
Stage 1
Nil.
Chinese Background
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Chinese or equivalent.
Chinese Continuers
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Chinese. Eligibility criteria to apply for entry into Chinese at Continuers Level: Students who have had more than one year’s education from the age of five (pre-school, primary, secondary) in a country where Chinese is a major language of communication or a medium of instruction are not eligible to enrol in a continuers level program unless it can be demonstrated that special circumstances apply. SACE eligibility criteria must be met to undertake Beginners /Continuers in Chinese Continuers.
Computer Aided Design
Stage 1
Nil.
Creative Arts: Film A
Stage 1
Nil.
Creative Arts: Film B
Stage 1
Nil.
Creative Technologies
Stage 1
Nil.
Digital Imaging
Stage 1
Nil.
Digital Technologies 1 & 2
Stage 1
Level 4 in 10 Mathematics OR 10 Programming for Real Life OR 10 DigiTech Girls.
Digital Technologies S
Stage 1
Level 4 in 10 Mathematics OR 10 Programming for Real Life OR 10 DigiTech Girls.
Drama 1
Stage 1
Students wishing to study Stage 1 Drama must have completed Year 10 Drama A .
Drama 2
Stage 1
Students must have received a ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 Drama A.
Earth & Environmental Science
Stage 1
Nil.
Economics A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Economics B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Electronics
Stage 1
Nil.
English
Stage 1
​A level 4 or better in Year 10 English in order to achieve success in Stage 1 English.
English as an Additional Language
Stage 1
SACE Eligibility criteria must be met to undertake EAL.
Essential English
Stage 1
Completion of Year 10 English.
Essential Maths
Stage 1
Year 10 Mathematics.
Food & Hospitality
Stage 1
no pre-requisite required
General Mathematics
Stage 1
​A level 3 or better in Year 10 Pre Pure Mathematics including at least a 4 in Criteria A Knowing and Understanding; a level 4 or better in Year 10 Pre General including a 5 in Criteria A Knowing and Understanding.
Geography
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
German Continuers
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 German.
Health S
Stage 1
Nil.
Information Processing & Publishing
Stage 1
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Event Management
Stage 1
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Set Design & Construction
Stage 1
Nil, however completion of any Design & Technology subject would be an advantage.
Integrated Learning: Social Media & Marketing
Stage 1
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Sports Studies S
Stage 1
Nil.
Italian
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Italian.
Japanese Beginners
Stage 1
Eligibility criteria to apply for entry into Japanese at Beginners Level: Japanese at Beginners level is designed for senior secondary students with no prior knowledge or experience of the language (whether spoken or written) who wish to begin their study of the language at Stage 1. SACE eligibility criteria must be met to undertake Beginners /Continuers in Japanese Beginners.
Japanese Continuers
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Japanese Eligibility criteria to apply for entry into Japanese at Continuers Level: Students who have had more than one year’s education from the age of five (pre-school, primary, secondary) in a country where Japanese is a major language of communication or a medium of instruction are not eligible to enrol in a continuers level program unless it can be demonstrated that special circumstances apply. SACE eligibility criteria must be met to undertake Beginners /Continuers in Japanese Continuers.
Legal Studies A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Legal Studies B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Media Studies: Journalism A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Media Studies: Journalism B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Modern Greek
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in Year 10 Modern Greek.
Modern History
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English
Modern History B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English
Music 1
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Music.
Music 2
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Music.
Nutrition A
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in any Year 10 Science subject with a Level 4 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding” and Year 10 English. Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of teacher recommendation.
Nutrition B
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in any Year 10 Science subject with a Level 4 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding” and Year 10 English. Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of teacher recommendation.
Outdoor Education A
Stage 1
Nil.
Outdoor Education B
Stage 1
Nil.
Personal Learning Plan
Stage 1
Nil.
Philosophy
Stage 1
Nil.
Philosophy S
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities or English.
Physical Education A
Stage 1
A Level 5 or better in Performance PE and or a Level 6 or better in Activity and Lifestyle PE.
Physical Education B
Stage 1
A level 5 or better in Performance PE and or a level 6 or better in Activity and Lifestyle PE
Physics 1
Stage 1
Level 5 or better in Year 10 Compulsory Science with a Level 5 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding”. Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of coordinator approval.
Physics 2
Stage 1
Please note to enrol in Physics 2 you must have also enrolled in Physics 1.
Psychology 1
Stage 1
Level 4 or better in any Year 10 Science subject with a Level 4 in Criteria A “Knowing and Understanding” and a Level 4 or Better in Year 10 English or ESL Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of teacher recommendation and coordinator approval.
Psychology 2
Stage 1
Please note to enrol in Psychology 2 you must have also enrolled in Psychology 1.
Pure Mathematics: Pre-Methods
Stage 1
Pre-Methods: Completion of Year 10 Pre Pure Mathematics with a level 5 or better including a level 5 in the Knowing and Understanding criteria. Entry into this course without achieving this grade will only occur by way of teacher recommendation and coordinator approval.​
Pure Mathematics: Pre-Specialist
Stage 1
Pre Specialist: Completion of Year 10 Pre Pure Mathematics with a level 6 or better including a level 7 in the Knowing and Understanding criteria​.
SACE Integrated Learning - Rowing focus
Stage 1
No previous rowing experience is required
Stage 2 Electronics -Studied at Stage 1
Stage 1
Students must have studied Stage 1 Electronics in Year 10.
Stem for Sustainability
Stage 1
Nil.
Tourism
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in Year 10 Humanities.
Visual Arts: Art A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in any unit of Year 10 Art or Year 10 Design​.
Visual Arts: Design A
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in any unit of Year 10 Art or Year 10 Design​.
Visual Arts: Design B
Stage 1
A level 4 or better in any unit of Year 10 Art or Year 10 Design​.
Wood Technology A
Stage 1
Nil.
Wood Technology B
Stage 1
Nil.
Workplace Practices A
Stage 1
Nil.
Workplace Practices B
Stage 1
Nil.
Accounting
Stage 2
A high ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 English.
Advanced Engineering
Stage 2
Nil.
Biology
Stage 2
A Grade ‘B’ in Stage 1 Physics or Stage 1 Chemistry, or ‘C’ grade with teacher recommendation. A ‘C’ grade or better in both course work and semester exam in Stage 1 Biology.
Business Innovations
Stage 2
A high ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 Business Innovation and/or a ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 English or a high ‘B’ grade in Stage 1 Essential English
Chemistry
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in both Stage 1 Chemistry 1 and 2. Students with “C” grade will need teacher recommendation.
Child Studies
Stage 2
Nil.
Chinese Background
Stage 2
Stage 1 Chinese Background 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better.​
Chinese Continuers
Stage 2
Satisfactory completion of Stage 1 Chinese Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better. Eligibility criteria to apply for entry into Chinese at Continuers Level: Students who have had more than one year’s education from the age of five (pre-school, primary, secondary) in a country where Chinese is a major language of communication or a medium of instruction are not eligible to enrol in a continuers level program unless it can be demonstrated that special circumstances apply. SACE eligibility criteria must be met to undertake Beginners /Continuers in Chinese Continuers.
Creative Arts: Film
Stage 2
Nil.
Digital Photography
Stage 2
Nil.
Digital Technologies
Stage 2
A full year of Stage 1 Digital Technologies 1 and Stage 1 Digital Technologies 2
Drama
Stage 2
Students must have completed Stage 1 Drama A and ideally Stage 1 Drama B with a ‘C’ grade or better.​
Earth & Environmental Science
Stage 2
Nil.
Economics
Stage 2
A ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 Economics A or B, Stage 1 English or any Stage 1 Humanities subject​.
Electronics
Stage 2
A pass in either Certificate 1 ElectroComms Skills and or Certificate 2 Electrotechnology.
English
Stage 2
A ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 English and subject to teacher recommendation​.
English Literary Studies
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in 20 credits of English at Stage 1 and subject to teacher recommendation​.
English as an Additional Language
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade at Stage 1 EAL - NOTE: SACE eligibility criteria must be met.
Essential English
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 Essential English​.
Essential English: EAL
Stage 2
A ‘C’grade or better in Stage 1 EAL or Essential English​.
Essential Mathematics
Stage 2
Stage 1 Essential Mathematics (full year) at a ‘B’ grade or better, including a ‘B’ grade in the Semester 2 Exam.
Food & Hospitality
Stage 2
A ‘C’ grade or better in Stage 1 Food and Hospitality​.
Furniture Design & Construction
Stage 2
Students are assumed to have basic practical skills.
General Mathematics
Stage 2
Stage 1 General Mathematics at a ‘B’ grade or better, including a ‘B’ grade in the Semester 2 Exam.
Geography
Stage 2
Students need literacy and ICT skills to access required resources​.
German Continuers
Stage 2
Stage 1 German Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better​.
Health
Stage 2
​A ‘C’ grade or better in a Stage 1 Health and Personal Development subject is recommended.
Information Processing & Publishing
Stage 2
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Event Management
Stage 2
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Social Media & Marketing
Stage 2
Nil.
Integrated Learning: Sport Studies
Stage 2
Nil.
Italian Continuers
Stage 2
Stage 1 Italian Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better​.
Japanese Beginners
Stage 2
Stage 1 Japanese Beginners 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better. Eligibility criteria to apply for entry into Japanese at Beginners Level: ​Japanese at Beginners level is designed for senior secondary students with no prior knowledge or experience of the language (whether spoken or written) who wish to begin their study of the language at Stage 1. SACE eligibility criteria must be met to undertake Beginners /Continuers in Japanese Beginners.
Japanese Continuers
Stage 2
Stage 1 Japanese Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better.​
Legal Studies
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 English or a ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 Legal Studies or any Stage 1 Humanities subject​.
Mathematical Methods
Stage 2
‘B’ grade or better in 3 Stage 1 Pure Maths courses 1, 2, and 3 or 4 , including ‘B’ grades in the exams.​
Media Studies: Journalism
Stage 2
Students who have completed Media Studies: Journalism A or B or have completed a media based subject at Stage 1 will have an advantage but it is not essential.​
Modern Greek Continuers
Stage 2
Stage 1 Modern Greek Continuers 1 and 2 with a ‘C’ grade or better.​
Modern History
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 English, and Stage 1 Modern History, or Stage 1 Humanities subject​.
Music
Stage 2
Students must have completed year 11 Music (whole year preferred) and passed with at least a C. A working knowledge of the program Sibelius (or equivalent) is expected.
Music Performance: Ensemble
Stage 2
Students must have completed year 11 Music (whole year preferred) and passed Ensemble Performance with at least a C+. It is preferable to have an Instrumental Music Teacher and to be undertaking regular lessons.
Music Performance: Solo
Stage 2
Students must have completed year 11 Music (whole year preferred) and passed Solo Performance with at least a C+. Students must have an Instrumental Music Teacher and must be undertaking regular lessons.
Nutrition
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in Stage 1 Biology or ‘C’ in Stage 1 Nutrition, Stage 1 Chemistry or Stage 1 Physics, with teacher recommendation.
Outdoor Education
Stage 2
Nil.
Physical Education
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in any Stage 1 Physical Education subject, including a minimum of a B in the theory component of the course​. Note: Precluded combinations-Students cannot select PE and Sports Studies.
Physics
Stage 2
A ‘B’ grade or better in both Stage 1 Physics A and B.
Psychology
Stage 2
A ‘C’ grade or better in any of Stage 1 Psychology, any Stage 1 Science, or Stage 1 English.
Research Project
Stage 2
Nil.
Specialist Mathematics
Stage 2
‘B’ grade or better in all Pre Specialist courses (Pure Mathematics 1, 2 and 3) at Stage 1 and ‘B’ grades in all the exams. Students must also be studying Stage 2 Mathematical Methods.
Tourism
Stage 2
Literacy and IT skills required to access the required resources​.​
Visual Arts: Art
Stage 2
Students must have studied art or design at Year 11 and achieved a ‘C’ grade or better. Students who do not meet these requirements must attend an interview with The Arts Coordinator and subject teacher.​
Visual Arts: Design
Stage 2
Students must have studied art or design at Year 11 and achieved a ‘C’ grade or better. Students who do not meet these requirements must attend an interview with The Arts Coordinator and subject teacher for approval.​
Workplace Practices
Stage 2
Nil.
Visual Arts: Art A
Year 11
A level 4 or better in any unit of Year 10 Art or Year 10 Design​.