Approx Cost:
Education Perfect $20.00, plus optional revision guide $22.00.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Requirements:

Students will be directed into this course based on their overall achievement in Year 10. It is strongly recommended that students take a Science at NCEA Level 1 (BIO101, GSC101, SCI101, SCE101, SCP101, SCI102). This course can be taken alongside any other NCEA Level 1 Science course, except SCI102.

Course Outline:

By the end of Year 11 Science students will be able to:

  • Carry out a practical investigation.
  • Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics.
  • Demonstrate understanding of aspects of chemistry.
  • Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation.

There are three internal practical assessments (one optional) and two external exams.

Where Does It Lead:

Year 12 Agricultural /Horticultural science, Biology201, Chemistry201 and Physics201.

For further information see:
Miss G Barrett / Mr R Grieve