elective subjects in home economics

Elective Subjects In Home Economics At SHS – Here Are the Detailed List

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Educareguide finds it a absolute need to brief Junior High School students about Elective Subjects In Home Economics. Find all the detailed information below.


elective subjects in home economics


As a matter of fact, it is very important for JHS candidates to understand the various subjects combination under Home Economics and other fields of study in Second Cycle Schools.

Specifically, this article will concentrate on the area of Home Economics programs that are offered in various Senior High Schools in Ghana and across the world.

Now, what are the courses under Home Economics which I can study in SHS or High School? Let’s find all the details below.


Here Is The List Of Home Economics Subjects In SHS

Certainly, High School students can study the following list of subjects in school.

  • Food And Nutrition
  • Clothing and Textiles
  • Management in Living
  • Economics – Econs
  • Elective Chemistry
  • Biology


Course Combinations – Art Subjects In SHS

Now, what are the subject combinations that you can do under Home Economics in SHS? As a matter of fact, the Ghana Education Service permits SHS students to normally select only four elective subjects, in addition to the four core subjects.

For this reason, you can cannot read all the elective subjects in Home Economics above. Certainly, you can select only four of them.

Furthermore, there are some subjects that you cannot combine with other subjects. Truly, if you do that, those subjects can conflict with other ones, during the wassce examination period.

Surely, it is the reason why educareguide.com is here to guide in your course selection at SHS – Senior High School. Now, what are the subjects you cannot combine to study at SHS? Surly, let’s find that below. 


Which Course Is Best For Arts Students At High School

When it comes to which courses is best for arts students at SHS level, I will say say that it depends on your capabilities, interest and aspirations in life.

For this reason, I will advice you to observe well and find out your areas of strength at the Junior High school level or basic level.

Thus, what I mean is that, examine yourself and you will realize the subjects that you had high interest in. Also, you will find out that, it was very easy for you to excel in those subject areas with a very minimum effort. 

Thus, I will advice you to select an arithmetic course if your mathematics background and success at JHS is very strong. This means that, you can then read Home Economics subjects such as, chemistry and Economics. 

However, for those of you who are very good in appreciation of nature and human behaviours and activities, then reading subjects will help your future. Sincerely, just reflect on your own life and you will realize some of these things I’m talking about.


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