General Science Level 1

SCI102
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Scoggins

Science 102

This is a totally internally assessed science course. You will carry out a number of investigations into variety of topics that include the contexts of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Astronomy and Earth Science. 

Optional Standards:
AS 90954 Astronomical Cycles (4 credits)
AS 90923 Plant Propagation Techniques (4 credits)




Pathway

Living Science Level 2, Science Level 2

Recommended Prior Learning

Recommendation of Year 10 Science teacher and HOD Science. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90952 v3 Science 1.13 - Demonstrate understanding of the formation of surface features in New Zealand
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90943 v3 Science 1.4 - Investigate implications of heat for everyday life
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

Landscaper, horticulture, farmer, soil analyst, dairy farmer, forestry, forestry contractor, horticultural worker, vet nurse, Amenity Horticulture, Fruit Production, Vegetable Production, Nursery Production, Viticulture, Floristry, Landscaping, Horticultural Consultant, Science technician, Crop Production Manager, Forestry, Marketing Manager, Orchard Manager, Insectary Manager, Vegetable Farm Manager, Quality Controller


Disclaimer

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.