|Each student at Hogwarts is guaranteed a course of study founded in the basics. First- and second-year students complete courses in the general magical studies category.
In year three, students are permitted to choose courses that reflect their interests, abilities, and talents. There are several areas of concentration from which to choose.
|Areas of Concentration|
|Herbology||Potions and Charms|
|Muggle Studies||History of Magic|
|Care of Magical Creatures|
|Defense Against the Dark Arts|
|Magic Theory (General Magical Studies)|