Level 1 Science

11SCI
Course Description

Contact Person: N. Tregidga

This general Science course provides a balance of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Earth Science and is designed to develop the skills and knowledge needed for continuing study of the individual sciences beyond Year 11. This course is a mix of internal and external achievement standards essential for those considering studying a science at Level 2 or Level 3.



Pathway

Level 2 Earth and Space Science, Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Chemistry, Level 2 Physics

Contributions and Equipment

Approx. $28.00 for recommended Year 11 Science SciPad Workbook.


Entry Requirements

The majority of Year 10 Science grades must be at or above Level 5 of the curriculum.





Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90944 v4 Science 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of acids and bases
1
E
4
A.S. 90948 v3 Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90953 v3 Science 1.14 - Demonstrate understanding of carbon cycling
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.