Science Level 1
Teacher in Charge: Mrs Scoggins
Mechanics; a study of forces and their effects.
Chemical Reactions; a comprehensive study of four different types of chemical reactions.
Genetic Variation; a study of how genes determines our features.
Two practical investigations; we learn how to apply the scientific method in a practical investigation in Chemistry and Physics.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Recommended Prior Learning
Entry through recommendation of Year 10 Science teacher.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
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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.