Subjects

In accordance with the Australian Curriculum, students from Year 4 to Year 6 participate in the following subjects in Distance Education:

Semester 1 Subjects

  • English

  • Maths

  • Science

  • HaSS (History)

  • Visual and Media Arts

  • Digital Technologies

  • Health and Physical Education

  • Biblical Studies

Semester 2 Subjects

  • English

  • Maths

  • Science

  • HaSS (Geography)

  • Drama, Dance and Music

  • Design and Technologies

  • Health and Physical Education

  • Biblical Studies

Time Allocations

It is recommended that students are actively engaged in schooling for 25 hours a week (this includes curriculum based excursions, workshops and Teaching and Learning sessions). Families are offered a flexible timetable that allows them to fit this schooling around extracurricular activities and family schedules.

Below is a break-down of where this time could be spent. These times are indicative only, as some students will enjoy additional time spent on subjects they wish to explore more deeply, whereas others may benefit from extra time practising concepts which are more challenging to master.

Term 1

  • Maths (4 hours a week)

  • English (5+ hours a week)

  • Science (1.5 hours a week)

  • History (2 hours a week)

  • Digital Technology (1.5 hours a week)

  • Visual Arts (1 hour a week)

  • Health & Physical Education (1 hour a week)

  • Biblical Studies (1/2 to 1 hour a week)

Term 2

  • Maths (4 hours a week)

  • English (5+ hours a week)

  • Science (1.5 hours a week)

  • History (2 hours a week)

  • Digital Technology (1.5 hours a week)

  • Media Arts (1 hour a week)

  • Health & Physical Education (1 hour a week)

  • Biblical Studies (1/2 to 1 hour a week)

Term 3