The following indicative time allocations have been used to guide the design and development of this Curriculum. The following guidelines are applicable to all Diocesan Catholic schools and colleges in the Diocese of Rockhampton:
A minimum of 40 hours per semester is required for both primary and secondary schools.
Liturgy, prayer, hymn practice and other religious practices pertaining to the religious life of the school are not included in this provision.
Additional time may need to be allocated to provide students with opportunities to demonstrate knowledge, skills and understandings.
(Diocesan Policy: Teaching and Learning Religion in Diocesan Catholic Schools and Colleges.)