Stage 6 students who qualify (BOSTES requirements) are able to study a full Life Skills program or a mixture of Life Skills and main stream courses. Students who study one or more Life Skills Courses will receive a HSC credential from the Board of Studies, but will not be required to sit for HSC examinations for the Life Skills Course.
Some of the courses currently being studied include
Life Skills English
Life Skills Mathematics
Life Skills HSIE
Life Skills Creative Arts
Life Skills Technology
These courses are delivered in the MacKillop Centre by specialist Learning Support Teachers; programs are developed to meet the interests and abilities of students
For further information regarding HSC Life Skills Syllabuses see the NSW Board of Studies Teaching & Education Standards.