Students in Year 11 mainly study SACE Stage 1 subjects. There are a wide range of subjects offered at Unley High School as well as a number of choices available to students at other sites. Students choose a total of 110 SACE credits.
Full year subjects count as 20 credits and semester subjects count as 10 credits.
For the SACE (South Australian Certificate of Education) students must choose:
- 20 credits from a range of English or English as a Second Language courses
- 10 credits from a range of Mathematics courses
- 10 credits – Stage 1 (completed in Year 10) Personal Learning Plan.
Also for the SACE, in most cases, students will choose:
- 10 Credits – Stage 2 Research Project
Students are required to achieve a C or better in each of these compulsory subjects.