Chemistry Level 3
Teacher in Charge: Mrs Scoggins
This course continues to investigate the characteristics of matter and why various substances behave in the way they do. It is an academic course looking at chemistry concepts such as the nature of matter and interactions between different kinds of matter. The course also further develops techniques used in chemical analysis.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior Learning
Achieved or better in any two of the Level 2 Chemistry achievement standards in derived grades.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.