The Senior Phase (Years 10 – 12)

The Senior Phase at Padua College is designed to allow students to tailor their program to suit their own pathway and learning needs. Subject offerings change in Year 10 in order to better reflect the Senior Subject offerings and as part of the Senior Education and Training (SET) Plan process. Padua offers both ATAR and Non-ATAR Pathways with opportunities for students to participate in certificate courses, diploma programs, and work placement relevant to their chosen pathway.

Learning AreaYear 10 – SEM 1Year 10 – SEM 2Senior
English Lit
Essential English
• Essential English (A)
• English (G)
• Literature (G)
• EAL (G)
MathematicsMath Prep A
Math Prep B
Math Prep A
Math Prep B
• Essential Mathematics (A)
• General Mathematics (G)
• Mathematical Methods (G)
• Specialist Mathematics (G)
ReligionReligionSOR Prep
• Religion and Ethics (A)
• Study of Religion (G)
General Science
General Science
• Science in Practice (A)
• Cert 3 Laboratory Techniques
• Biology (G)
• Chemistry (G)
• Physics (G
Social SciencesHistory
History Prep
Geography Prep
Economics Prep
• Ancient History (G)
• Modern History (G)
• Geography (G)
• Economics (G)
Health & Physical EducationHealth & Physical Education (HPE)Physical Ed Prep
Recreation Prep
• Recreation (A)
• Physical Education (G)
• Health (G)
LanguagesJapaneseJapanese• Japanese (G)
TechnologiesDesign & Tech GraphicsDesign Prep Graphics
Engineering Skills Prep
Construction and Furnishing Prep
• Building and Construction Skills (A)
• Engineering Skills (A)
• Furnishing Skills (A)
• Design (G)
• Engineering (G)
• Cert 1 Construction
• Cert 2 Engineering Pathways
• Cert 2 Electrotechnology
• Cert 3 Engineering CAD
• Cert 3 Hospitality (Mt A)
• Cert 2 Fashion & Design (Mt Alvernia)
Digital Technologies and BusinessDigital TechnologiesDigital Technologies
Digital Solutions Prep
Accounting Prep
• Information, Communication and Technology (A)
• Accounting (G)
• Digital Solutions (G)
• Cert 3 Business (Yr 11)
• Cert 4 Business (Yr 12)
• Diploma Business (Yr 12)
• Cert 3 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Mt Alvernia)
The ArtsArt
Visual Art Prep
Drama Prep
Music Prep
• Visual Art (G)
• Drama (G)
• Music (G)
• Music Ext Yr 12 (G)
• Film TV and New Media (G)
• Cert 3 Information, Digital Media and Technology (Mt Alvernia)

(G) = General
(A) = Applied

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