Welcome to our Subject Information pages

We pride ourselves on our support for students and the quality of subject choices and educational outcomes of our students. We specialise in developing our students to become independent learners that are well prepared for the next steps beyond college. 

We provide the stepping stones on the pathway to developing young adults to make informed choices in preparation for study, work and life.

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What are the TCE, ATAR and VET?

Below are 3 short videos produced by the Department for Education, Children and Young People to help explain the TCE, ATAR and Vocational Education & Training (VET).
What is the TCE? What is an ATAR? What is VET?

These videos taken from the Tasmanian Education Department Facebook Page

Don College - Subject Offerings 2025

**Updating is in progress

As you click on the pages below each one contains:

  • an introductory video with information and descriptions of each subject (some are still under development and will be available soon)
  • clickable links to PDF files that explain the subjects in more detail
  • contact photo/s and details if you wish to contact someone to find out more information or discuss particular circumstances

Tom Siely

Our Videographer

The introductory videos for our Learning Areas have been filmed and edited by Tom Siely, a graduate of Don College in 2019. Tom blossomed in his time at Don and developed skills to help him move onto the next phase of his life. He is currently studying at the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne where he is pursuing a career in film making and screen production. Thanks, Tom.

Please click on the Subject Area Headings below
to navigate to the Learning Area Pages for each subject listed beneath

Learning Area Pages

If you click on a course and see the 'Under Construction' graphic, please check back soon.

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English Inquiry 2
English Foundations 2
English 3
English Literature 3
English Studio 3
English Studio 2
Visual Art Level 2 - General
Visual Art Level 2 - Digital Art & Graphic Design
Visual Art Level 2 - Photography
Visual Art Level 3 - General
Visual Art Level 3 – Digital Art & Graphic Design
Visual Art Level 3 - Photography
Contemporary Art Practice 3
Art Studio Practice 3 (Year 12 only)
Media Production Video OR Print 2
Media Production Video OR Print 3
Dance 2
Dance 3
Drama - Foundation 2
Drama 3
UTAS Music Project 1 (College Musical Production)
Music Technology Projects - Foundation 2
Contemporary Music & Songwriting Level 2
Music 3
Theatre Performance 3
UTAS Music Foundation Practical Study
UTAS Music Advanced Practical Study
UTAS Music Technology Projects 1
UTAS Music Technology Projects 2
UTAS Songwriting
Physical Sciences - Foundation 2
Physical Sciences 3
Biology Level 2
Biology 3
Environmental Science 3
Chemistry 4 (Year 12 only)
Physics 4 (Year 12 only)

Essential Mathematics - Workplace Level 2
General Mathematics Level 2
General Mathematics Level 3
Mathematics Methods - Foundation 3
Mathematics Methods 4
Mathematics Specialised 4
UTAS High Achievers Program

German Level 2
French Level 2
French 3
Japanese Level 2
Japanese 3
Working with Children 2
Introduction to Sociology & Psychology 2
Psychology 3
Sociology  3
Business Studies - Foundation 2
Business Studies 3
Legal Studies - Foundation 2
Legal Studies 3
Accounting 3
Economics 3
Studies of Religion 2
Studies of Religion 3
Ancient History 3
Geography 3
Modern History 3
Tasmanian Aboriginal Studies 2
Sport & Recreation Package 1
Personal Health & Wellbeing 2
Outdoor Education 2
Athlete Development 2
Health Studies 3
Outdoor Leadership 3
Sport Science 3
SIS30321 Certificate III in Fitness - VET
UTAS Sports Management (Year 12)

Food and Nutrition 3
Food, Cooking and Nutrition 2
Food and Hospitality Enterprise 2
SIT20316 Certificate ll in Hospitality (Front of House) VET
SIT20416 Certificate ll in Cookery VET

Housing & Design 3
Design Production 2 -Textiles (Fashion)
Design Production 2 – Wood /Metal - Composite
Object Design 3 –Textiles (Fashion) UTAS
Object Design 3 - Architecture, Wood and/or Metal
Introduction to Fashion Design (300 hours)
Computer Graphics and Design Foundation 2
Computer Graphics and Design 3
Automotive & Mechanical Technologies 2
AUR10120 Certificate l in Auto Vocational Preparation VET
CPC20220 Certificate ll in Construction Pathways VET
UEE22020 Certificate ll in Electrotechnology - Statement of Attainment VET
MEM20413 Certificate ll Engineering Pathways VET
Electronics and Advanced Technologies 2
Electronics and Advanced Technologies 3
Computer Applications Package 2
Computer Science Applications Package 2
Computer Science 3
ICT20120 Certificate ll in Applied Digital Technologies VET
ICT30120 Certificate lll in Information Technology VET
Brochure for the Transition Education - Life Skills and Community Access Program
Work Preparation Level 2
ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways VET
ACM20121 Certificate II in Animal Care VET
CHC22015 Certificate II in Community Services - Disability VET
CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care - Statement of Attainment VET
CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care VET
SHB20216 Certificate II in Salon Assistant VET
SIT20122 Certificate II in Tourism VET
Please note: All VET courses listed, unless otherwise stated, are delivered by the Department of Education Registered Training Organisation (DoE RTO).

RTO Code: 60100