Areas of Learning and Experience

The curriculum in Wales now consists of 6 areas of learning and experience


1. Expressive Arts

Art, dance, drama, film and digital media and music.

2. Health and Well-being

Physical health and development, mental health, and emotional and social well-being.

3. Humanities

Geography, history, religion and values.

4. Languages, Literacy and Communication

The skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing, using Welsh and English.

5. Maths and Numeracy

Numeracy – the application of mathematics to solve problems in real-world contexts.

6. Science and Technology

Biology, computer science, design and technology, and the natural world.