Year 8 Curriculum Overview

Compulsory Subjects

All students in Year 8 study the following Australian Curriculum subjects:

The Arts & Technologies
Two of the following 8 Arts/Technologies subjects in 10 week blocks not already studied in Year 7:



Year 8 students choose two semester length elective subjects in order of preference (1-2), or can choose a full year of Specialist Music.
IGNITE students must continue in Specialist Music and will study an additional two Arts subjects from the Year 7-8 Arts Rotation. For more information, follow this link to the APHS IGNITE Program.

Year 8 Elective Subjects
The Arts

Design & Technologies

Please click on the link below to download the subject selection form.
Year 08 Subject Selection Form 2024