Level 1 Physical Science

11SCP
Course Description

Contact Person: M. Doblanovic

This course provides additional skills and knowledge in Physics and Chemistry. It would be helpful for students planning to take either of these subjects in Year 12, or students who are keen on or wish to be extended in these areas. The course will be primarily assessed with external achievement standards. Students sit both Chemistry and Physics external exams.





Pathway

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

Entry Requirements

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. 90932 v3 Chemistry 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of carbon chemistry
1
E
4
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90937 v3 Physics 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of electricity and magnetism
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90938 v3 Physics 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of wave behaviour
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90947 v4 Science 1.8 - Investigate selected chemical reactions
1
I
4
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.