Full curriculum details are available from the Board of Senior Secondary Studies website.

We offer courses in Astrophysics, Biodiversity, Chemistry, Physics, Specialist Mathematics, Engineering, Japanese, Chinese, Korean and  Indonesian languages. 

Details on each of these courses can be found in the tabs below.


Study modern astrophysics at a level beyond most popular books and in greater depth to that which exists in most college Physics courses

Biodiversity (Conservation Biology)

This course provides understanding of the concepts and techniques of conservation biology and the key challenges facing the practitioners of this science.


What gives fireworks their colours? How are batteries connected to the heat death of the universe?

Continuing Chinese Language

Develop your skills in Chinese language and strengthen your understanding of Chinese culture.

Discovering Engineering

Discovering Engineering focuses on the two keys elements of engineering, technology and application.

Japanese Language

The ANU Extension Japanese language program provides students with an advanced course of study on Japanese language and culture.


The ANU Extension Korean language program provides students with a beginners course on Korean language and culture.

Performing Indonesian Language

Develop your knowledge of key Indonesian words and investigate the political and cultural trends of this rising country.


This course begins to address the most fundamental questions we have about nature.The systematic study of the inorganic world.

Specialist Mathematics

Do you believe that 1 + 1 always = 2? That there's no number bigger than infinity? Then you should apply for the Specialist Mathematics program to find out more.

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