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YEAR 7 & 8 ARTS
The Arts at Ocean Reef SHS comprises of Dance, Drama, General Music, Media, Photography and Visual Art. Contexts are rich in innovation and provide students with an opportunity to develop their creativity and life skill set. 

YEAR 9 DANCE
Year 9 Dance provides students with a background in the fundamental skills of movement, with emphasis on body alignment, rhythm, timing and locomotion.  Students begin exploring and developing choreography using Body, Energy, Space and Time.  

YEAR 10 DANCE
Year 10 Dance emphasizes the attainment of proficiency in performance and choreographic aspects of Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Global Dance and the relationship of dance to other art forms. 

YEAR 9 DRAMA 
Year 9 Drama provides students with opportunities to refine their knowledge and skills to present drama as an event, by safely using processes, techniques and conventions of drama. 

YEAR 10 DRAMA 
Year 10 Drama provides students will the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills to present drama for purposes and wider external audiences. 

YEAR 9 MEDIA
Year 9 Media provides students with the opportunity to explore Film Genre & Advertising.
FILM GENRE and explore the many film genres in cinemas today (Western, Science Fiction, Comedy, Superhero etc.), Students study these styles and how the films were constructed. 

YEAR 10 MEDIA
Year 10 Media provides students with the opportunity to explore Popular Culture & Hollywood.
POPULAR CULTURE students will study the language of the media through the pervasive contexts of popular culture: music video clips, stars and celebrities, television fictions etc. 

YEAR 9 DESIGN – PHOTOGRAPHY    
Students are introduced to the principles, techniques and materials used in photography.  The courses have a high practical content and the students are taken through directed activities to develop basic skills and techniques in both taking photos and then manipulating them using Photoshop CS6.

Year 10 DESIGN – PHOTOGRAPHY 
Students are introduced to a variety of new accessories and encouraged to be creative.  The students are encouraged to experiment with various techniques to enhance their work using Photoshop CS6.  

YEAR 9 VISUAL ART
Year 9 Visual Art provides students with the opportunity to explore Art in the Environment & the Arts and Society

YEAR 10 VISUAL ART
Year 10 Visual Art provides students with the opportunity to explore Art and the Individual & Understanding the Creative Process.