Approx Cost:
Course book $40.00 plus optional revision guide $22.00.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is of benefit for this course
Entry Requirements:

Open entry. Students will not be able to take the Chemistry 201, Physics 201 and Science 201 courses as well due to overlapping standards.

Course Outline:

By the end of this course students will be able to:

  • Explain how human activity in a biophysical environment has consequences for a sustainable future.
  • Demonstrate understanding of chemistry used in the development of current technology.
  • Understanding atomic and nuclear physics
  • Identify ions in a solution
  • Understanding oxidation and reduction reactions

There are 5internal assessments (with the possibility of 1 optional external).

Where Does It Lead:

Year 13 Physical Science, Agricultural/ Horticultural Science, Practical and applied Biology, Polytechnic Nursing, New Zealand Certificate of Science courses, Occupational Therapy, Agriculture/Horticulture fields.

For further information see:
Mr W Tolhoek.