LaSalle Catholic College offers students a wide range of subjects and academic opportunities. Students move from a largely compulsory curriculum in Years 7 to 10 to a curriculum characterised by a wide choice in Years 11 and 12.
Year 7 to 10 Curriculum (Stages 4 & 5)
Compulsory subjects for Years 7 & 8
Catholic Studies, English, Mathematics, Science, ACV, Music, Italian, Technology, Visual Arts, Personal Development/Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) and Sport.
Compulsory subjects for Years 9 & 10
Catholic Studies, English, Mathematics, Science, ACV, PDHPE and Sport.
Elective subjects for Years 9 & 10
Commerce, Information and Software Technology, Graphics Technology, Food Technology, Industrial Technology/Timber, Industrial Technology/Multimedia, Visual Arts, Music, Physical Activity and Sport Studies (PASS) and Big History.
Year 11 and 12 Curriculum – Higher School Certificate (Stage 6)
Compulsory subjects for Years 11 & 12
Religious Education (Studies of Religion I and II or Catholic Studies), English Standard, Advanced or English Studies, Fundamentals of English.
Elective subjects for Years 11 & 12
Mathematics, Mathematics Standard 1, Mathematics Standard 2, Mathematics Ext 1 & Mathematics Ext 2 only for Year 12, Extension I & II (Year 12 only), Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Economics, Business Studies, Geography, Legal Studies, Ancient History, Modern History, Music, Visual Arts, PDHPE, Information Processes & Technology, Industrial Technology Timber, Industrial Technology Multimedia, Food Technology, English Extension I and II (Year 12 only).
Vocational Education Courses in Years 11 & 12 (on-site) (VET)
Construction, Hospitality, Information & Digital Technology, Business Services – Office Administration & Fitness.
Trade Training Courses Years 11/12 (on-site Saint Yon)
Automotive, Construction, Electrotechnology, Metals & Engineering and Plumbing. These along with our VET courses can be used to commence an in school apprenticeship in conjunction with the HSC.
TAFE Courses in Years 11 & 12 (off-site)
Students can access a wide variety of TAFE courses that provide training in a future career. There are a number of TAFE Colleges where LaSalle students can complete courses in Years 11 and 12.