Gungahlin College is a government college for Years 11 and 12
students opening in 2011. Year 11 students will be enrolled in the College in
2011 with Year 12 students to follow in 2012. The new $72.4 million Gungahlin
College accommodates 950 students and includes a CIT learning centre, a joint
college-community library and gymnasium. The college offers a challenging
curriculum in a caring environment to meet the needs of all students. Gungahlin
College is a dynamic, inspiring and nurturing learning community dedicated to
supporting students to achieve their individual potential. An academic rigorous
curriculum meets the needs of students seeking to achieve at the highest level.
The college will offer a wide range of student leadership opportunities.
Personal development programs and community service opportunities will enable
students to become involved in college governance, local and global
communities, developing students as positive contributors to society. Student
welfare and pastoral care will be given the highest priority with a range of
student support services and teacher resources to provide a safe, supportive
and caring environment.
Gungahlin College is a fabulous facility for teaching and learning
in the 21st century. The college design, construction, facilities and fit-out
make Gungahlin College the finest example of senior secondary education in
Facilities: The college features the latest in sustainable design
and includes flexible learning hubs for students, a media centre with TV and
photography studios, a performing arts theatre with dance and drama studios,
high standard music and arts facilities, a mechatronics suite and computer
networking laboratory as well as a full commercial kitchen and wireless
The college incorporates a range of environmentally sustainable
design features such as a thermal labyrinth for natural heating and cooling,
extensive use of double glazing and high quality insulation to increase energy
efficiency, and efficient light fittings and small switching zones enabling
lights to be used only where needed.
Electives Year 11 and 12: Accounting, Applied Science, Behavioural
Science, Biology, Business Studies, Ceramics, Chemistry, Chinese, Commerce,
Dance, Design and Graphics, Design and Technology, Drama, Economics, English,
Environmental Systems, ESL, Flight, Food and People, Food Science and
Management, French, General Science, Global Relations, History, Italian,
Japanese, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Media, Metal Technology, Music, Outdoor
Education, Photography, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology, Sociology,
Sports Science, Sports Studies, Textiles and Design, Visual Art.
Vocational Education and Training: Business Administration, Fashion
Design and Textiles, Furniture Construction, Hospitality, Information
Technology, Social and Community Work, Sport and Recreation Tourism.
|Years||Year 11 - Year 12|
Free (Government School) |
61 2 61******* 61 2 6142 1000
61 2 61******* 61 2 6142 1099
|Address||Gozzard Street, Gungahlin 2912|