Orbost Secondary College
Arnold Street

Tel: 03 5154 1084
Fax: 03 5154 2469
Text: 199 100 10


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Student Handbook

Course Guide 7 & 8

Course Guide 9 & 10

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Curriculum Overview


Orbost Secondary College offers a quality education to students, which is underpinned by the Victorian Essential Learning Standards and the principles of learning and teaching.

Through a broad range of programs there is a strong emphasis on encouraging students to maximise their success at school and develop critical skills in numeracy and literacy.

 The college offers a sequential and comprehensive curriculum, which aims to recognize the different needs, abilities and interests of individual students.

Years 7 and 8

At Years 7 & 8, students study a core curriculum with some electives from the Arts and Technology learning areas.

Years 9 and 10

Curriculum options are expanded at Years 9 & 10 with an extensive range of semester length electives. They are arranged in vertical modular groupings.

Senior Years 10 - 12

A comprehensive program of VCE subjects is offered at Years 11 & 12 with increasing numbers of Year 10 students electing to take advantage of an accelerated learning program offered at the College.

Extension and enhancement programs are available at Years 10-12 including Vocational Education and Training programs(VET), the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) and school-based apprenticeships.