Alternatively, please read the course planning information further down this page.
Course Planning Information
KEY DATES: Term 3
Course Confirmation Day for 2024 Year 12s Monday 28th August
Course Confirmation Day for 2024 Year 11s Tuesday 29th August.
Please note these days will be a normal school day, students will just come out of lesson to meet with a member of the Course Counselling team to finalise course choices for 2024.
For 2024 Year 8s, 9s and 10s Course Confirmation will occur through Pastoral Care time in consultation with Parents/Caregivers.
HOW TO SELECT A COURSE
In selecting their course, students should consider the following steps:
Ambitions – your future, career plans, your education
Capabilities and interests
Your achievements at school so far
Information available to you (from teachers, parents, school counsellors etc.) about you
The courses available
Organisation of the school curriculum – choices, pattern etc.
The line structure and the availability of courses
Where courses lead to in the future
What courses are available
The subject descriptions
Where subjects lead to in later years
Your subject selection planning form
Work with your parents, care group teachers, course counselling team members in making your course choices
SOME SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
You can get information to help with your course choices from any of the following sources:
Previous school reports
Care group teachers
Career information from library or counsellors waiting area
Australian Government Job Outlook: labourmarketinsights.gov.au
My future website: myfuture.edu.au
Friends and relatives who work in various areas
Direct from tertiary institutions (e.g. TAFE and Universities)
The SACE Board: www.sace.sa.edu.au
Le Fevre High Careers website: www.lefevrehighcareers.com
Western Adelaide Trade School: www.wats.sa.edu.au
SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES INFORMATION
Detailed information about all courses, including course overviews, can be found on the School of Languages website: schooloflanguages.sa.edu.au
You can discuss your options further with the Career Development Leader Liam Narcys.