Approx Cost:
Course book $20.00, trips $20.00
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 due to overlapping standards.

Course Outline:

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

  • Discuss the physics involved in a topical sporting event
  • Investigate a practical physics concept
  • Understand atomic and nuclear physics
  • Identify ions in a solution
  • Understand oxidation and reduction reactions

There are five internal assessments (with the possibility of one optional external from the Physics and/or Chemistry domain).

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:
Miss G Barrett / Mr R Grieve