In the Arts, students explore a broad range of artistic endeavours including drama, dance, music, visual art and design.
Students are encouraged to explore the field of the Arts that best suits their personal interest through specialisation. This allows for a more in depth study of the chosen art form, enabling students to extend themselves as learners and enrich their learning. Specialisation includes art, dance, drama and music.
The arts facilitates students’ exploration of expression through creative thinking, design, communication and critical thinking.
Throughout all year levels, students have the option to specialise in an area of the arts that they would like to explore further based on their interests and passion.
In year 8, Arts is compulsory and students must choose two terms of their preferred field. Students can also select additional Arts in specialised areas such as specialist music, for an additional semester or year.
From year 9 onwards, the Arts are elective subjects, and students can choose to study their specialist field of art. This includes dance, drama, music, visual art and design.
These specialisations continue through to the senior years with Stage 1 and Stage 2 students having the opportunity to study music, visual art – art, visual art – design, and dance and drama through creative arts.