Concept and Create

  The world is changing, with rapidly emerging opportunities for innovation. This central study has as its focus the innovation cycle, with students identifying a problem and designing, [...]

Earth and Cosmos

  Earth and Cosmos explores our understandings of the sun, moon and stars, and the challenges of human space exploration. Students examine the evidence for the formation and structure of our [...]

Learning Studies

  The ASMS conducts a Learning Studies (LS) program that all students at the ASMS study. The Learning Studies program is a curriculum designed to support students in their learning and to [...]

Communication Systems

  In this Central Study students study electronic, biochemical, digital and language-based communication. They look at how humans interpret, change, adapt, transform and control [...]

Body in Question

  Body In Question explores the human body as a system from a number of perspectives, principally through local and global human health issues. Students examine the nature of health and [...]

Student Inquiry Project

  In the Student Inquiry Project students undertake a detailed self-directed study in a area of interest.  The Student Inquiry Project promotes the development of research, investigation and [...]


  In Biodiversity students will explore the origin, development and diversity of life on planet Earth. There is a particular focus on the understanding of these events in relation to [...]

Internet of Things

  “In the next century, planet earth will don an electronic skin. It will use the Internet as a scaffold to support and transmit its sensations.” – Neil Gross 1999 Internet [...]