9 – 10 Learning

Encounter and Pathways


Students in these years develop greater independence of mind and interests. They seek deeper connections between their learning and the world around them. They experience learning in the classroom and in work and community settings. They are beginning to develop preferred areas of learning. Identifying personal strengths and developing pathways is emphasised. Students are preparing for their final years of formal schooling and beyond.

  • Students are provided with further subject electives, including VCE and VET opportunities so they engage in a wider curriculum encounter.
  • Flexibility is provided to allow students to explore their passions, interests and individual educational needs.
  • Students begin to explore pathways at this time in their education, some flexibility is provided to allow students to explore their passions, interests and individual educational needs.

Learning Overviews

Learning overview can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:

Year 9 and 10 Overview