Information about the faculties of St Mary MacKillop College.
About the Careers faculty
The courses within the Careers faculty aim to assist students to recognise the links between education, training, work and lifestyle, and the economic and social factors that affect work opportunities. The Year 10 Work ...
The study of English empowers students to become articulate communicators who are capable of interpreting their world from different perspectives and of making productive contributions to society.
The English curriculum is built ...
About Food Technology and Hospitality
The central focus of Food Technology is the well-being of people in their everyday living. Students are offered a wide range of experiences and opportunities to develop practical skills, therefore ...
About Integrated Humanities
In Year 7, students study Integrated Humanities (IHum). IHum includes Religious Education, English and Studies of Society and the Environment (Geography and History). Integrating these subjects offers a holistic ...
About IT and Industrial Technology
The IT and Industrial Technology faculty covers the fields of Information and Communication Technology and Industrial Technology.
While IT is a key aspect of Teaching and Learning at MacKillop throughout all ...
Languages at MacKillop
Students at MacKillop can choose to study French, Italian, or Japanese. Mandarin is also offered to senior students.
Learning a language enables students to develop an awareness of the role and nature of the language and ...
Maths at MacKillop
From 2015, students studying Mathematics will undertake the Australian Curriculum course. This means that there are is no Advanced level course up to Year 9. In Year 10, we split into an Advanced level and a mainstream course. ...
Physical Education and Health
The aim of Physical Education and Health is to promote and enhance physical activity and develop healthy attitudes; empowering students to follow an active and fulfilling lifestyle. Students will participate in a ...
About Performing Arts
The Performing Arts faculty provides teaching in the areas of drama, dance, and music, as well as a senior course in Production for Live Theatre. A wide range of courses is available in each of those subject areas.
Religious Education at MacKillop
Studies in Religious Education enable students to develop an understanding of their own faith and the belief systems of others. It forms an integral part of the holistic education offered by St Mary MacKillop ...
Science at MacKillop
Studies in Science will enable students to develop an understanding of the chemical, physical and natural world.
Over Years 7 to 10, students develop their understanding of microscopic and atomic structures, how systems at ...
Studies of Society and Environment
The SOSE Faculty offers courses and units in the areas of History, Geography, Business Studies, Business Administration, Economics, Legal Studies, Commerce, Psychology, Sociology, Environmental Studies, and ...
Visual Arts at MacKillop
The units offered in Visual Arts give students the opportunity to generate and develop ideas, using a range of artistic skills and techniques. Students work with a range of arts materials and mediums and produce images ...