Year 7 students at St Bernard’s College have a comprehensive study program, covering all core subject areas including Religious Education, English, Mathematics, Science, Food Technology, Humanities, and both the languages of Japanese and Italian.

As well as the core subjects above, Year 7 students will undertake studies in the Arts, where they will experience Design Education, Drama and Music and also have the opportunity to join a College Band.

Health and Physical Education are an important component of a comprehensive curriculum. Fitness, coordination skills, teamwork and sportsmanship are developed through the College Physical Education program.

The Year 7 curriculum, helps our students to develop confidence in their new school and provide an understanding of the subject options which will be open to them in the following years.

Year 7 and 8 is core curriculum comprising all subjects listed below.

  • Art (s)
  • Drama (s)
  • Music (s)
  • Humanities
  • English
  • Italian (s)
  • Japanese (s)
  • Mathematics
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Religious Education
  • Science
  • Food Technology (s)
  • Wood Technology
  • Year 8 Options (A program that provides opportunities for physical involvement in activities such as lawn bowls, water polo, rock climbing)
(s) denotes semester long subjects