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Course Name Units/
Hours
Male Female Total
Board Developed Courses        
Primary Industries 2 unit (13030) 2 703 316 1019
Primary Industries 4 unit (13040) 4 18 8 26
Primary Industries Extension 1 unit (13080) 1 3   3
Primary Industries Specialisation Study 1 unit (13050) 1 1   1
Primary Industries Specialisation Study 2 unit (13060) 2 1   1
Creative Arts        
Creative Arts Life Skills 2 unit (12850) 2 294 302 596
Dance 2 unit (11070) 2 40 1004 1044
Drama 2 unit (11090) 2 1930 4788 6718
Entertainment 2 unit (12940) 2 426 629 1055
Music 1 2 unit (11280) 2 2887 2632 5519
Music 2 2 unit (11290) 2 332 516 848
Retail Operations 4 unit (12970) 4 5 5 10
Visual Arts 2 unit (11380) 2 3434 7591 11025
English        
English (Advanced) 2 unit (11140) 2 13482 18975 32457
English (Standard) 2 unit (11130) 2 17306 14319 31625
English as a Second Language 2 unit (11160) 2 1762 1731 3493
English Extension 1 unit (11150) 1 3251 5661 8912
English Life Skills 2 unit (12800) 2 766 582 1348
Fundamentals of English 2 unit (11170) 2 1107 1228 2335
Fundamentals of English (Part 1) 1 unit (11171) 1 1381 1253 2634
Fundamentals of English (Part 2) 1 unit (11172) 1 257 214 471
HSIE        
Aboriginal Studies 2 unit (11000) 2 107 277 384
Ancient History 2 unit (11020) 2 5355 7818 13173
Business Services 2 unit (12710) 2 769 2415 3184
Business Services 4 unit (12720) 4 5 8 13
Business Services, Extension 1 unit (12730) 1   1 1
Business Services, Extension 2 unit (12740) 2 2 24 26
Business Studies 2 unit (11040) 2 10868 10472 21340
Citizenship and Society Life Skills 2 unit (12830) 2 354 253 607
Construction 1 unit (12340) 1 1   1
Economics 2 unit (11110) 2 4476 2953 7429
Geography 2 unit (11190) 2 3424 2875 6299
Legal Studies 2 unit (11220) 2 4768 7541 12309
Modern History 2 unit (11270) 2 5725 6920 12645
Society and Culture 2 unit (11330) 2 975 4109 5084
Studies of Religion I 1 unit (11350) 1 5749 5990 11739
Studies of Religion II 2 unit (11360) 2 1117 2263 3380
LOTE        
Accounting 2 unit (12200) 2 188 251 439
Arabic Continuers 2 unit (11510) 2 109 198 307
Armenian Continuers 2 unit (11520) 2 16 15 31
Chinese Background Speakers 2 unit (11550) 2 751 865 1616
Chinese Beginners 2 unit (11530) 2 15 26 41
Chinese Continuers 2 unit (11540) 2 77 57 134
Classical Greek Continuers 2 unit (11560) 2 3 1 4
Classical Hebrew Continuers 2 unit (11570) 2 19 20 39
Croatian Continuers 2 unit (11580) 2 6 9 15
Czech Continuers 2 unit (11590) 2   2 2
Dutch Continuers 2 unit (11600) 2 1 1 2
Filipino Continuers 2 unit (11620) 2 19 23 42
French Beginners 2 unit (11630) 2 117 621 738
French Continuers 2 unit (11640) 2 322 844 1166
German Beginners 2 unit (11650) 2 89 128 217
German Continuers 2 unit (11660) 2 212 340 552
Hindi Continuers 2 unit (11670) 2 3 9 12
Hungarian Continuers 2 unit (11680) 2 2 5 7
Indonesian Background Speakers 2 unit (11710) 2 54 75 129
Indonesian Beginners 2 unit (11690) 2 18 41 59
Indonesian Continuers 2 unit (11700) 2 18 89 107
Italian Beginners 2 unit (11720) 2 128 391 519
Italian Continuers 2 unit (11730) 2 117 318 435
Japanese Background Speakers 2 unit (11760) 2 29 35 64
Japanese Beginners 2 unit (11740) 2 289 556 845
Japanese Continuers 2 unit (11750) 2 359 717 1076
Khmer Continuers 2 unit (11770) 2 9 10 19
Korean Background Speakers 2 unit (11800) 2 77 105 182
Korean Beginners 2 unit (11780) 2 1   1
Korean Continuers 2 unit (11790) 2 3 6 9
Latin Continuers 2 unit (11810) 2 122 91 213
Latvian Continuers 2 unit (11820) 2   6 6
Lithuanian Continuers 2 unit (11830) 2 1 2 3
Macedonian Continuers 2 unit (11840) 2 8 12 20
Maltese Continuers 2 unit (11860) 2 2 1 3
Modern Greek Beginners 2 unit (11870) 2 16 24 40
Modern Greek Continuers 2 unit (11880) 2 64 89 153
Modern Hebrew Continuers 2 unit (11890) 2 13 15 28
Persian Background Speakers 2 unit (11900) 2 18 10 28
Polish Continuers 2 unit (11910) 2 10 20 30
Portuguese Continuers 2 unit (11920) 2 9 8 17
Russian Background Speakers 2 unit (11930) 2 11 14 25
Serbian Continuers 2 unit (11940) 2 25 28 53
Spanish Beginners 2 unit (11960) 2 49 203 252
Spanish Continuers 2 unit (11970) 2 81 137 218
Swedish Continuers 2 unit (11980) 2 3 5 8
Tamil Continuers 2 unit (11990) 2 7 4 11
Turkish Continuers 2 unit (12000) 2 26 48 74
Ukrainian Continuers 2 unit (12010) 2 1   1
Vietnamese Continuers 2 unit (12020) 2 56 65 121
Mathematics        
General Mathematics 2 unit (11230) 2 15397 16574 31971
Mathematics 2 unit (11240) 2 14913 12984 27897
Mathematics Extension 1 unit (11250) 1 7466 5736 13202
Mathematics Life Skills 2 unit (12810) 2 668 523 1191
PDHPE        
Community and Family Studies 2 unit (11060) 2 401 5394 5795
Personal Development, Health & PE Life Skills 2 unit (12820) 2 430 360 790
Personal Development, Health and Physical Education 2 unit (11300) 2 6625 7078 13703
Work and the Community Life Skills 2 unit (12870) 2 481 380 861
Science        
Biology 2 unit (11030) 2 6722 10954 17676
Chemistry 2 unit (11050) 2 7585 6631 14216
Earth and Environmental Science 2 unit (11100) 2 890 760 1650
Physics 2 unit (11310) 2 8851 3427 12278
Science Life Skills 2 unit (12840) 2 266 180 446
Senior Science 2 unit (11320) 2 2211 1378 3589
TAS        
Agriculture 2 unit (11010) 2 1034 699 1733
Construction 2 unit (12350) 2 2946 48 2994
Construction 4 unit (12370) 4 24   24
Construction Specialist Studies 2 unit (12390) 2 13 1 14
Design and Technology 2 unit (11080) 2 3825 2308 6133
Engineering Studies 2 unit (11120) 2 2048 88 2136
Food Technology 2 unit (11180) 2 1204 3063 4267
Hospitality 2 unit (12750) 2 3288 7067 10355
Hospitality 4 unit (12760) 4 1 3 4
Hospitality Extension 1 unit (12770) 1 12 18 30
Hospitality Extension 2 unit (12780) 2 4 2 6
Industrial Technology 2 unit (11200) 2 4948 484 5432
Information Processes and Technology 2 unit (11210) 2 5856 2416 8272
Information Technology 2 unit (12980) 2 3468 1363 4831
Information Technology 1 unit (12981) 1 4   4
Information Technology 3 unit (12990) 3 4   4
Information Technology Specialist Studies 1 unit (13010) 1 2   2
Information Technology Specialist Studies 2 unit (13020) 2 44   44
Metal and Engineering 2 unit (12470) 2 1095 26 1121
Metal and Engineering 4 unit (12490) 4 15   15
Metal and Engineering Specialist Study 1 unit (12500) 1 1   1
Metal and Engineering Specialist Study 2 unit (12510) 2 20   20
Retail Operations 2 unit (12960) 2 921 1679 2600
Software Design and Development 2 unit (11340) 2 3077 352 3429
Technology & Applied Studies Life Skills 2 unit (12860) 2 404 309 713
Textiles and Design 2 unit (11370) 2 53 2246 2299
Tourism 2 unit (12900) 2 70 483 553
Non-Board Developed Courses        
Aeroskills 2 unit (41604) 2 3   3
Aeroskills 2 unit (41605) 2 19 2 21
Aged Care Work 2 unit (43393) 2 5 40 45
Aged Care Work 4 unit (43395) 4 4 17 21
Aged Care Work 2 unit (43396) 2   24 24
Aged Care Work 1 unit (58008) 1 2 10 12
Aged Care Work 2 unit (58020) 2   7 7
Asset Maintenance 2 unit (41431) 2 3 2 5
Automotive (Sales-Parts) 2 unit (59561) 2 3   3
Automotive Traineeship 2 unit (41606) 2 27   27
Automotive Traineeship 2 unit (41607) 2 25   25
Automotive Traineeship 3 unit (41608) 3 21   21
Beauty Therapy 2 unit (43358) 2   252 252
Children's Services 2 unit (43402) 2 7 342 349
Children's Services 2 unit (43405) 2 2 157 159
Computer Hardware Servicing 2 unit (41609) 2 58 2 60
Computer Hardware Servicing 2 unit (41610) 2 15   15
CREDIT TRANSFER 2 unit (45502) 2   6 6
CREDIT TRANSFER 3 unit (45503) 3 1   1
CREDIT TRANSFER 4 unit (45504) 4   2 2
CREDIT TRANSFER 6 unit (45505) 6 1   1
Digital Media 1 2 unit (95008) 2 2   2
Floristry 2 unit (41611) 2   6 6
Food Processing 3 unit (41487) 3   1 1
Food Processing (Wine) 2 unit (58011) 2 33 4 37
Furniture Making 2 unit (43413) 2 14 1 15
Furniture Making 2 unit (58014) 2 182 9 191
Mind and Morality 1 unit (95001) 1 9 28 37
Modern Perspectives in Science 1 unit (95010) 1 13 8 21
Multimedia 2 unit (41616) 2 35 10 45
Multimedia 2 unit (41617) 2 16 7 23
Music Industry 4 unit (41054) 4 2   2
Outdoor Recreation 2 unit (43408) 2 5   5
Outdoor Recreation 2 unit (58010) 2 9 7 16
Painting and Decorating 2 unit (41536) 2 2   2
Problem Solving and Communication in Science 1 unit (95002) 1 2 7 9
Screen 2 unit (41620) 2 9 15 24
Screen 2 unit (41621) 2 4 3 7
Screen 3 unit (41628) 3 2   2
Secure and Reliable Digital Communication 1 unit (95009) 1 5 1 6
Shopfitting 2 unit (41164) 2 1   1
Signcraft 2 unit (41622) 2 5 4 9
Signcraft 2 unit (41623) 2 3 3 6
Sport and Recreation 2 unit (65148) 2 2   2
Telecommunications-Customer Contact 2 unit (58015) 2 6 9 15
Working with Families 2 unit (41625) 2   4 4
Creative Arts        
Art 2 unit (43350) 2 24 23 47
Art 2 unit (43352) 2   2 2
Beauty Therapy 2 unit (43359) 2   92 92
Ceramics 1 unit (35026) 1 22 131 153
Ceramics 2 unit (35027) 2 7 4 11
Ceramics 1 unit (35028) 1 63 95 158
Ceramics 2 unit (35029) 2 53 74 127
Clothing Production 2 unit (59390) 2   32 32
Clothing Production 2 unit (59391) 2   12 12
Design 2 unit (41011) 2 35 119 154
Design 2 unit (41013) 2 14 28 42
Design - Fundamentals 2 unit (40290) 2 8 14 22
Design Fundamentals 2 unit (59635) 2   4 4
Entertainment Industry 2 unit (43280) 2 2 5 7
Entertainment Industry Training 2 unit (65101) 2 15 2 17
Fashion Design 2 unit (43389) 2 1 1 2
Interior Decoration 2 unit (65134) 2   7 7
Media 2 unit (43290) 2 21 61 82
Media 2 unit (43292) 2 1 7 8
Media and Performance 2 unit (41498) 2 5 13 18
Multimedia 2 unit (65145) 2 8 4 12
Music Industry 2 unit (41051) 2 52 21 73
Music Industry 2 unit (41053) 2 29 18 47
Music Industry Audio 4 unit (65121) 4 2   2
Music Industry Performance 4 unit (65111) 4 11 14 25
Performing Arts/Classical Ballet 2 unit (89739) 2 3 15 18
Performing Arts, Music 2 unit (61238) 2 6 29 35
Performing Arts, Production 1 unit (61245) 1 15 21 36
Photography 1 unit (34258) 1 558 761 1319
Photography 2 unit (34259) 2 73 188 261
Photography 1 unit (34260) 1 235 449 684
Photography 2 unit (34261) 2 636 1062 1698
Photography 2 unit (41021) 2 16 42 58
Radio Broadcasting 2 unit (41041) 2 8 6 14
Radio Broadcasting 2 unit (41043) 2 3 2 5
Screen (Production Assistance) 2 unit (59432) 2 21 1 22
Visual Arts, Art Clothing 1 unit (61551) 1   3 3
Visual Arts, Drawing/Painting 1 unit (61583) 1 6 14 20
Visual Arts, Film/Video 2 unit (61590) 2   3 3
Visual Arts, Printmaking 1 unit (89765) 1 1   1
Visual Arts, Printmaking 2 unit (89766) 2 1 7 8
Visual Design 1 unit (35100) 1 256 275 531
Visual Design 2 unit (35101) 2 55 87 142
Visual Design 1 unit (35102) 1 88 138 226
Visual Design 2 unit (35103) 2 144 197 341
HSIE        
Aboriginal Cultural Values and Art 2 unit (41419) 2 3 2 5
Aboriginal, Language 2 unit (60022) 2 2 5 7
Aboriginal, Language 2 unit (60024) 2 1   1
Aboriginal, Local Studies 2 unit (62381) 2 1 1 2
Aged Care Work 2 unit (58006) 2 2 22 24
Australian, General 1 unit (62103) 1 106   106
Business, Accounting 2 unit (60416) 2 3 6 9
Human Society, A Religion Study 1 unit (99238) 1 22 14 36
Marketing 2 unit (41351) 2 10 20 30
Marketing 2 unit (41353) 2 2 2 4
Philosophy, General 1 unit (62213) 1 15 20 35
Philosophy, General 2 unit (62214) 2 6 4 10
Philosophy, General 1 unit (62215) 1 2 41 43
Philosophy, General 2 unit (62216) 2 11 16 27
Property Services 2 unit (43338) 2 75 55 130
Property Services 2 unit (43340) 2 75 42 117
Property Services 2 unit (65129) 2 10   10
Psychology, General 1 unit (62468) 1 12 18 30
Psychology, General 1 unit (62470) 1 35 33 68
Religion Studies 2 unit (34755) 2 3 2 5
Religion, Biblical Studies 1 unit (61357) 1 20 10 30
Religion, Biblical Studies 2 unit (61358) 2   12 12
Religion, Biblical Studies 1 unit (61359) 1 38 30 68
Religion, Catholic Studies 2 unit (89675) 2 71 74 145
Religion, Catholic Studies 1 unit (99250) 1 521 105 626
Religion, Catholic Studies 1 unit (99251) 1 899 808 1707
Religion, General 1 unit (62189) 1 89 204 293
Religion, General 2 unit (62190) 2 3   3
Religion, General 1 unit (62191) 1 80 63 143
Religion, Special 1 unit (61389) 1 21 22 43
Retail Operations Extension 1 unit (59379) 1 49 82 131
Work Studies 1 unit (35200) 1 62 46 108
Work Studies 2 unit (35201) 2 133 124 257
Work Studies 1 unit (35202) 1 19 29 48
Work Studies 2 unit (35203) 2 431 409 840
LOTE        
Language, Tourism 1 unit (62284) 1   14 14
Language, Tourism 2 unit (62285) 2 3 31 34
Mathematics        
Mathematics, Applied 2 unit (61094) 2 10 2 12
PDHPE        
Child Studies 2 unit (43276) 2   82 82
Child Studies 3 unit (43366) 3   1 1
Child Studies - Centre Based Care 2 unit (42155) 2 2 101 103
Child Studies - Children's Services 2 unit (42154) 2 2 62 64
Children's Services 2 unit (59621) 2   18 18
Community Services 2 unit (43330) 2 5 64 69
Community Services 2 unit (43332) 2   28 28
Exploring Early Childhood 1 unit (31009) 1 14 352 366
Exploring Early Childhood 2 unit (31010) 2 4 218 222
Exploring Early Childhood 1 unit (31011) 1 25 340 365
Exploring Early Childhood 2 unit (31012) 2 42 1341 1383
Hairdressing 2 unit (41831) 2 3 345 348
Hairdressing 2 unit (41833) 2 2 104 106
Health Studies, First Aid 1 unit (62768) 1 12 20 32
Health Studies, Health Issues 2 unit (62785) 2 3 4 7
Health Studies, Healthy Lifestyle 2 unit (62790) 2 2 5 7
Health Studies, Healthy Lifestyle 2 unit (62791) 2 17 13 30
Health Studies, Healthy Lifestyle 1 unit (62792) 1 5 11 16
Life Skills, Driver Education 2 unit (60944) 2 7 3 10
Music Industry 2 unit (59604) 2 24 19 43
Nursing 2 unit (41811) 2 3 25 28
Nursing 2 unit (41813) 2 1 32 33
Nursing 4 unit (43381) 4 3 4 7
Personal Development, Driver Education 2 unit (62847) 2 1   1
Personal Development, Driver Education 1 unit (62848) 1 26 5 31
Personal Development, Driver Education 2 unit (62849) 2 15   15
Personal Development, Social Development 2 unit (62887) 2 9 7 16
Personal Development, Social Development 1 unit (62888) 1 100 146 246
Photography, Video and Digital Imaging 1 unit (35225) 1 310 345 655
Photography, Video and Digital Imaging 2 unit (35226) 2 189 191 380
Photography, Video and Digital Imaging 1 unit (35227) 1 168 276 444
Photography, Video and Digital Imaging 2 unit (35228) 2 438 719 1157
Physical Education, Applied Sport 2 unit (62921) 2 18 5 23
Physical Education, Bushcraft 1 unit (99262) 1 5 11 16
Physical Education, Bushcraft 1 unit (99263) 1 13 6 19
Skills for Living 1 unit (35004) 1 5 2 7
Sport (Coaching) 2 unit (58005) 2 88 35 123
Sport and Recreation 2 unit (43326) 2 79 47 126
Sport and Recreation 2 unit (43328) 2 14 16 30
Sport Lifestyle and Recreation Studies 1 unit (35014) 1 1248 562 1810
Sport Lifestyle and Recreation Studies 2 unit (35015) 2 657 196 853
Sport Lifestyle and Recreation Studies 1 unit (35016) 1 624 245 869
Sport Lifestyle and Recreation Studies 2 unit (35017) 2 2651 971 3622
Youth Work 2 unit (58000) 2 3 3 6
Youth Work 2 unit (58002) 2   2 2
Youth Work 1 unit (58003) 1   1 1
TAS        
Aeroskills - Engineering 2 unit (59353) 2 23 1 24
Aeroskills-Engineering 2 unit (59373) 2 5 2 7
Agriculture, Animal Management 1 unit (62550) 1 1 1 2
Agriculture, Equine Studies 2 unit (89525) 2 1 10 11
Airbrushing 2 unit (41425) 2 21 1 22
Animal Care 2 unit (41911) 2 42 158 200
Animal Care 2 unit (41913) 2 17 89 106
Automotive 2 unit (42101) 2 405 28 433
Automotive 1 unit (42102) 1 1   1
Automotive 2 unit (42103) 2 470 26 496
Automotive 3 unit (43374) 3 4 2 6
Automotive 2 unit (59560) 2 19 1 20
Automotive - Vehicle Body Detailing 2 unit (41475) 2 11   11
Automotive 2 2 unit (41499) 2 3   3
Aviation 2 unit (43318) 2 68 16 84
Aviation 2 unit (43320) 2 23 6 29
Aviation Studies 2 unit (65098) 2 3   3
Baking 2 unit (59387) 2 7 12 19
Baking 2 unit (59388) 2 3 4 7
Computer (CAD) 2 unit (41501) 2 57 11 68
Computer (CAD) 2 unit (41503) 2 11 3 14
Computing - Web Site Production 2 unit (41430) 2 11 1 12
Computing Applications 1 unit (35020) 1 109 90 199
Computing Applications 2 unit (35021) 2 52 66 118
Computing Applications 1 unit (35022) 1 57 118 175
Computing Applications 2 unit (35023) 2 211 167 378
Design Fundamentals 2 unit (58004) 2   3 3
Design Fundamentals 2 unit (59630) 2 9 11 20
Design Visualisation - Interior Decorating 2 unit (59500) 2 1 14 15
Design Visualisation for Fashion 2 unit (59480) 2 1 30 31
Electrical Trade 2 unit (43370) 2 9   9
Electrical Trade 2 unit (43380) 2 27   27
Electronics - Vocational 2 unit (32502) 2 1   1
Electrotechnology - Computer/Electronics 2 unit (30820) 2 8 1 9
Electrotechnology - Computer/Electronics 2 unit (30830) 2 29 1 30
Engineering, Aeronautics 1 unit (89721) 1 2   2
Engineering, Aeronautics 2 unit (89723) 2 7 1 8
Fashion 2 unit (43363) 2   2 2
Forest Industries 2 unit (65078) 2 4   4
Furnishing 2 unit (41171) 2 2   2
Furnishing 2 unit (41173) 2 1   1
Furnishing - Vocational 2 unit (32201) 2 2   2
Furnishing - Vocational 2 unit (32202) 2 5   5
Horse Industry 2 unit (41931) 2 4 20 24
Horse Industry 2 unit (41933) 2 7 22 29
Horticulture 2 unit (41943) 2 10   10
Hospitality - Catering Operations (Cook-Chill) 2 unit (41518) 2   1 1
Industrial Technologies-Welding 1 unit (89668) 1 8   8
Industrial Technologies, CAD/CAM 2 unit (89690) 2 4   4
Introduction to Electrotechnology 2 unit (30800) 2 77 3 80
Laboratory Techniques 2 unit (43286) 2 4 7 11
Marine Industry 2 unit (42141) 2 8   8
Marine Industry 2 unit (42143) 2 13 2 15
Marine Studies 1 unit (33502) 1 223 125 348
Marine Studies 2 unit (33503) 2 129 64 193
Marine Studies 1 unit (33504) 1 35 27 62
Marine Studies 2 unit (33505) 2 365 140 505
Multimedia 3 unit (41626) 3 16 12 28
Multimedia 2 unit (65142) 2 2 4 6
Plumbing 2 unit (41111) 2 19   19
Plumbing 2 unit (41113) 2 14   14
Recreational Fishing Industry 2 unit (43382) 2 5   5
Seafood Industries 2 unit (43384) 2 4   4
Seafood Industries 2 unit (43386) 2 8 1 9
Seafood Industry - Aquaculture 2 unit (41451) 2 1   1
Shopfitting 2 unit (41534) 2 1   1
Technology, Aeronautics 1 unit (60157) 1 8   8
Technology, Aeronautics 1 unit (60159) 1 6   6
Technology, Recording 2 unit (61784) 2 9   9
Teleservices 2 unit (40577) 2 1 4 5
Upholstery 2 unit (58013) 2 1 8 9
Web Design 2 unit (41497) 2 16 7 23
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