2021 Stage 5 Elective Selection Information

art_girl_2.jpgTo ensure you and your child receive all the information required to make informed electives selections the College will be holding a Subject Expo for Year 8 and 9 students on Wednesday 26 August 2020 (during school time).  Due to COVID-19 restrictions the Expo will be for students only.

What is the Subject Expo About?

The focus of the Expo will be elective preferences for the next two year's of your child's study at Lumen Christi.  It will include presentations from our curriculum leaders and faculty experts, an information session and time to explore various subject displays.  


There will be an opportunity to parents/carers and students to discuss elective options at Year 7-10 Virtual PST Interviews on Tuesday, 20 October 2020.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions interviews will be held via video conferencing using the Zoom platform.

Recordings of PST Interviews are not permitted due to privacy issues.

Bookings for these interviews can be made via your Sentral Parent Portal.  The Portal will open for bookings at 5:00pm on Friday 25 September 2020 and close on 3:00pm on Thursday 15 October 2020. The Parent Portal can be accessed via https://sentral.lumen.nsw.edu.au/portal/login

For assistance accessing the Parent Portal please email pamz.sentral@cg.catholic.edu.au.  

For assistance accessing the Parent Portal please email pamz.sentral@cg.catholic.edu.au.  

How to Make Your Selections Video ...

Watch our Stage 5 Elective Selection video before making your choices.


2021 Stage 5 Electives Selection Booklet

This Booklet contains elective course outlines for Stage 5 electives.  Some Stage 5 electives will be combined Year 9 and Year 10 classes.  More information on each of these elective subjects is available at NSW Educational Standards Authority Website

Important Dates and Elective Selection Timeline 





Mon 24 Aug 2020 

Stage 5 2021 Course Selection Booklet distributed to Year 8 & 9 electronically.  


Wed 26 Aug 2020 (Period 4) 

Year 8 & 9 Stage 5 Subject Expo 

  • Year 8 Information session 12:05 - 12:30 
  • Year 8 explore Expo 12:30 to 13:00 
  • Year 9 explore Expo 12:05 - 12:30 
  • Year 8 & 9 Return to PC and begin to enter choices online 


Wed 9 Sep 2020 

Stage 5 Subject Selections Due 

Ready to Submit your Elective Selections?

As soon as you've made a decision about the electives you'd like to study you will need to complete and submit the 2020 Online Elective form.  Web codes for login to the form will be emailed to student email addresses.  Students can also try the webcode reset to access the online form. Subject selections are due on Wednesday, 9 September 2020.

Looking for Elective Specific Information?

Should you have any further queries specific to electives you can download the information below or contact one of our Faculty experts who may be able to assist.  

Religious Education

RE Mission, RE Journey, RE Expressions, RE History


Speculative Fiction, Whodunnit?, Canon, Love and War


Scientific Endeavour & Living Lab


Geography Surf and Turf, Geography Our Exploding Planet, History Heroes and Villians,  Battle History, Commerce


Integrated Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics


Information Technology, Textiles, Food Technology, Industrial Technology - Wood

Creative and Performing Arts

Dance, Drama, Music, Photographic & Digital Media, Visual Arts


ADP, Year 9 Pass (Water), Year 9 Pass (Land)

Languages (LOTE)


Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

VET Hospitality, VET Construction

Distance Education

Offline Study - Languages (other than German) - please contact the Assistant Principal, Learning Enrichment for more information regarding languages offered.

Need more help? Our Careers Specialist may be able to assist ...

Our Pathways Specialist, Ingrid Thompson, is available to support students and families making decisions about future career paths including careers counselling, excursions and visits to various vocational and educational institutions, as well as work experience programs for our students. To make an appointment please completing the contact form below.