S6 PSE Curriculum

Below are the topics covered in the S6 PSE classes. Pupils are taught by their guidance teacher: Mr Davidson (Kelty House), Mrs Douglas (Turret House) and Mrs Walker (Barvick House).

Mental, Emotional and Social Wellbeing

Current Mental Health Issues

Planning for Choices and Change

Deciding College and University Options

Input from Colleges and Universities

Improving the Personal Statement

financial Education

Substance Misuse

Drinking Culture

Decisions about Drugs

Decisions about Drugs: Festivals and Clubbing

The Link Between Drugs and Mental Health- Personal Investigation

Relationships, Sexual Health and Parenthood

Sexual Health

Sexually Transmitted Infections


Preparing for Parenthood

Stigma, Taboo and Discrimination

Sex, Drugs and Alcohol