At Gungahlin College, students may self-identify as being gifted or talented in any particular area within or beyond the curriculum. We provide students with a broad range of enrichment opportunities aimed at extending our students to reach their full potential.
Participation in all of the programs that follow are recognised on students' Year 12 Certificates, adding value and prestige to their qualifications (Please note that some programs and activities have prerequisite or testing requirements).
ANU Secondary College
Our students have access to the extension courses offered at the ANU and through the University of Canberra's Accelerate Program (UCAP). These courses are called 'H' courses and allow students to enrich their study and commence an undergraduate degree while in Year 11 and 12.
Science Honors Program
Gungahlin College Science Faculty caters for students who have ability, interest and talent in Science by offering an Honours Program in Science. Throughout the year, students attend lectures by eminent speakers and participate in enriching and extending learning opportunities such as:
All Gungahlin College students have the opportunity to become actively involved in our school community through a range of leadership roles. These roles create the important 'student voice' that creates our positive school culture. Some of these roles include:
All leadership groups are supervised by a teacher, meet regularly with the College Principals and participate in school and community projects
At Gungahlin College the Science, Mathematics and English faculties offer weekly tutorial sessions in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The tutorials are offered to ensure that all students have the opportunity to succeed in their chosen Science and Mathematics courses. Any student that would like to seek clarification with any work, have the opportunity to complete class work, assignments and revise with expert help, is welcome to attend.