Years 5-7 Year 5-7 students undertake 2 periods of Science each week. The curriculum at this level is based on a 3 year 'topic' rotation. Science at Years 5, 6 & 7 primarily focuses on ACARA standards at Years 5 and 6 with only a little bit of Year 7. Year 8 to 10 At Years 8-10 students have the option of two Science units in each semester. Students must do a minimum of 3 units over three years It is recommended that students should do Essential Science at either Years 8 or 9 Super Science is a prerequisite for any student wanting to do a VCE Science 8 to 10 Science generally focuses on the ACARA standards at Years 7, 8 & 9.