Overview of academic programs

Years 7 – 8 (Stage 4)

The following subjects are mandatory :

  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Mandarin
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Years 9-10 (Stage 5)

The following subjects are mandatory :

  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education
  • Science

Students study one elective. Subjects offered:*

  • Drama, Visual Arts, Mandarin, Technology

 

Years 11 and 12 (Stage 6)

The only mandatory subject for the Higher School Certificate Course is English. There are two mandatory subjects for students at the Conservatorium High: English and Music 2 (and Extension).

Electives offered:*

  • English Extension 1
  • English Extension 2
  • Ancient History
  • Modern History
  • History Extension
  • Chemistry and/or Physics and/or Biology
  • French Beginners)
  • German Beginners
  • General Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Extension 1
  • Mathematics Extension 2
  • Visual Arts

*Various factors bear upon what subjects can be offered in any given year: number of students requesting it, exigencies of timetabling, staff availability, etc.

Co-Curricular Programs

  • Chamber Music
  • Choir
  • Composition
  • Conducting
  • Functional Keyboard
  • Individual Instrumental/Vocal Tuition
  • Large Performing Ensembles
  • Meet The Music
  • Performance Workshop
    Units comprising the Conservatorium High’s Board Endorsed Course:

  • Performance Workshop
  • Ensembles (string orchestra, jazz combo, wind band)
  • Chamber music
  • Choir