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Student entries in Board Developed Courses by subject, course and gender for the 2002 HSC at 9 August 2002


Entries by course and subjects
Course Name
Units
Female
Male
Total
Aboriginal Studies
2
338
125
463
Accounting
2
251
160
411
Agriculture
2
660
1054
1714
Ancient History
2
5509
3407
8916
Arabic Beginners
2
2
8
10
Arabic Continuers
2
209
152
361
Arabic Extension
1
46
67
113
Armenian Continuers
2
4
5
9
Biology
2
8549
4565
13114
Business Services
2
44
8
52
Business Services - Office Administration
1
10
14
24
Business Services - Office Administration
4
30
6
36
Business Services - Office Administration
2
2569
527
3096
Business Services - Office Administration Examination
2
2005
339
2344
Business Services - Office Administration Extension
2
2
6
8
Business Services - Office Administration Extension
1
6
0
6
Business Studies
2
8560
9317
17877
Chemistry
2
4512
4883
9395
Chinese Background Speakers
2
491
414
905
Chinese Beginners
2
5
2
7
Chinese Continuers
2
33
45
78
Chinese Extension
1
10
21
31
Citizenship and Society Life Skills
2
191
197
388
Classical Greek Continuers
2
1
13
14
Classical Greek Extension
1
0
9
9
Classical Hebrew Continuers
2
17
14
31
Classical Hebrew Extension
1
4
7
11
Community and Family Studies
2
3663
252
3915
Comparative Literature - Distinction Course
2
9
3
12
Construction
2
23
1934
1957
Construction
1
0
23
23
Construction
4
0
1
1
Construction Examination
2
14
1336
1350
Construction Specialist Study
2
0
3
3
Construction Specialist Study
1
0
11
11
Cosmology - Distinction Course
2
10
9
19
Creative Arts Life Skills
2
207
213
420
Croatian Continuers
2
10
3
13
Czech Continuers
2
1
4
5
Dance
2
488
20
508
Design and Technology
2
1964
3238
5202
Drama
2
3576
1308
4884
Dutch Continuers
2
1
1
2
Earth and Environmental Science
2
660
732
1392
Economics
2
2165
3239
5404
Engineering Studies
2
56
1393
1449
English (Advanced)
2
13300
8272
21572
English (Standard)
2
19421
21883
41304
English as a Second Language
2
1060
1076
2136
English Extension 1
1
2938
1483
4421
English Extension 2
1
1210
585
1795
English Life Skills
2
520
560
1080
Filipino Continuers
2
13
9
22
Food Technology
2
2723
798
3521
French Beginners
2
491
66
557
French Continuers
2
602
188
790
French Extension
1
113
52
165
General Mathematics
2
17942
16244
34186
Geography
2
3132
3432
6564
German Beginners
2
98
25
123
German Continuers
2
342
158
500
German Extension
1
73
29
102
Hindi Continuers
2
4
0
4
History Extension
1
1240
718
1958
Hospitality Kitchen Operations
2
289
120
409
Hospitality Operations
2
5589
2089
7678
Hospitality Operations
1
20
10
30
Hospitality Operations
4
9
2
11
Hospitality Operations Examination
2
4908
1682
6590
Hospitality Operations Extension
1
116
32
148
Hungarian Continuers
2
8
3
11
Indonesian Background Speakers
2
43
47
90
Indonesian Beginners
2
40
11
51
Indonesian Continuers
2
126
21
147
Indonesian Extension
1
24
5
29
Industrial Technology
2
233
3913
4146
Information Processes and Technology
2
3885
7021
10906
Information Technology
3
1
1
2
Information Technology
2
1572
3379
4951
Information Technology
1
3
18
21
Information Technology
4
19
33
52
Information Technology Examination
2
1299
2795
4094
Information Technology Specialist Study
1
22
55
77
Information Technology Specialist Study
2
3
83
86
Italian Beginners
2
228
54
282
Italian Continuers
2
278
102
380
Italian Extension
1
47
19
66
Japanese Background Speakers
2
31
26
57
Japanese Beginners
2
230
119
349
Japanese Continuers
2
651
236
887
Japanese Extension
1
168
83
251
Khmer Continuers
2
4
10
14
Korean Background Speakers
2
67
52
119
Korean Continuers
2
11
2
13
Latin Continuers
2
77
60
137
Latin Extension
1
33
21
54
Latvian Continuers
2
1
0
1
Legal Studies
2
5067
3065
8132
Macedonian Continuers
2
23
19
42
Maltese Continuers
2
3
1
4
Mathematics
2
10134
11283
21417
Mathematics Extension 1
2
3973
5737
9710
Mathematics Extension 2
2
1093
1991
3084
Mathematics Life Skills
2
481
476
957
Metal and Engineering
4
0
4
4
Metal and Engineering
2
8
825
833
Metal and Engineering Examination
2
5
544
549
Metal and Engineering Specialist Study
2
0
33
33
Modern Greek Beginners
2
20
12
32
Modern Greek Continuers
2
135
93
228
Modern Greek Extension
1
60
39
99
Modern Hebrew Continuers
2
16
7
23
Modern History
2
5198
4388
9586
Music Extension
1
220
125
345
Music 1
2
1923
2011
3934
Music 2
2
352
204
556
Persian Background Speakers
2
25
17
42
Personal Development, Health & PE Life Skills
2
298
298
596
Personal Development, Health and Physical Education
2
5688
4718
10406
Philosophy - Distinction Course
2
31
23
54
Physics
2
2502
7312
9814
Polish Continuers
2
22
7
29
Portuguese Continuers
2
20
14
34
Primary Industries
2
222
495
717
Primary Industries
4
2
8
10
Primary Industries
1
0
6
6
Primary Industries Examination
2
169
327
496
Primary Industries Extension
2
1
36
37
Primary Industries Extension
1
4
13
17
Retail Operations
2
1416
767
2183
Retail Operations
4
27
11
38
Retail Operations
1
31
14
45
Retail Operations Examination
2
984
525
1509
Russian Background Speakers
2
21
14
35
Science Life Skills
2
96
108
204
Senior Science
2
2049
2895
4944
Serbian Continuers
2
38
28
66
Society and Culture
2
3055
549
3604
Software Design and Development
2
505
3431
3936
Spanish Beginners
2
89
10
99
Spanish Continuers
2
151
91
242
Spanish Extension
1
67
35
102
Studies of Religion I
1
5013
4393
9406
Studies of Religion II
2
1217
788
2005
Swedish Continuers
2
2
4
6
Tamil Continuers
2
6
2
8
Technology & Applied Studies Life Skills
2
259
326
585
Textiles and Design
2
1393
14
1407
Tourism
1
2
0
2
Tourism
4
5
0
5
Tourism
2
740
107
847
Tourism-Sales/Office Operations Examination
2
504
56
560
Turkish Continuers
2
59
39
98
Ukrainian Continuers
2
2
0
2
Vietnamese Continuers
2
98
62
160
Visual Arts
2
6777
2830
9607
Work and the Community Life Skills
2
306
376
682


2002 School Certificate Statistics

Geographical Location[1]

Location
Female
Male
Total
Percentage
Metropolitan




Metropolitan East
5113
5216
10329
12.44%
Metropolitan North
3570
3580
7150
8.61%
Metropolitan South West
6019
6365
12384
14.92%
Metropolitan North West
6724
6939
13663
16.46%
Total
21426
22100
43526
52.44%





Country




Hunter
5149
5407
10556
12.72%
North Coast
3649
3812
7461
8.99%
North West
1621
1653
3274
3.94%
Riverina
2246
2395
4642
5.59%
South Coast
4295
4511
8806
10.61%
Western
2314
2400
4714
5.68%
Total
19274
20178
39453
47.53%
Other
17
9
26
0.03%
Total of all areas
40717
42287
83005
100.00%


[1] Location according to Board of Studies Liaison Officer (BOSLO) regions.

 

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