Department Information

Home Economics

Home Economics is concerned with using and managing human and material resources for the benefit of individuals, families and society.

Pupils will:
• acquire knowledge and develop understanding in Home Economics
• develop skills in handling information relevant to Home Economics
• develop skills of reasoning and deduction through the practical experience
• develop practical and organisational skills and abilities
• develop skills as learners – notably interpersonal and communication skills, research and reference skills, and the ability to solve problems etc.

Courses Available

S1/S2

  • Home Economics Common Course

S3/S4

  • Standard Grade Home Economics
  • Hospitality – Practical Cookery – Intermediate 1
  • Skills for Work – Hospitality

S5/S6

  • Higher Home Economics
  • Hospitality – Practical Cookery – Intermediate 2