The 8 Curriculum areas are:

  • Expressive Arts – The inspiration and power of the arts plays a vital role in enabling our children and young people to enhance their creative talent and develop their artistic skills.
  • Health and Well beingĀ – Learning in health and well being ensures that children and young people develop the knowledge, understanding and skills which they need now and in the future.
  • LanguagesĀ – Knowing other languages and understanding other cultures is a 21st century skill set for students as they prepare to live and work in a global society.
  • Mathematics – Mathematics equips us with the skills we need to interpret and analyse information, simplify and solve problems, assess risk and make for informed decisions.
  • Religious and Moral EducationĀ – Support for the religious and moral education experiences, outcomes and National Qualifications.
  • Sciences – Science and it practical applications in healthcare and industry is central to our economic future, for our health and well being as individuals and as a society.
  • Social Studies – Through social studies, children and young people develop their understanding of the world by learning about other people, societies, their beliefs and values.
  • Technologies – The range of subjects in technical education has changed significantly over the last two decades and now includes craft, design, engineering and graphics.
  • This information has been provide by Education Scotland.