Level 1 Senior Science
This course is designed to give students the skills to develop their understanding about science, investigating in science, communicating in science and participating and contributing in science. Students are provided opportunities to learn in biology, chemistry, physics and earth sciences.
This course is the entry requirement for Level 2 Biology, Chemistry and/or Physics.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
The opportunity to purchase revision and study workbooks through the school will be offered, but there is no obligation to purchase these. Suggestions for appropriate workbooks will be provided in the student information sheet issued at the start of the year.
Recommended Prior Learning
You should be consistently at Level 5 of the curriculum, but final entry is at the discretion of the HoD or the Teacher in Charge.
You may *not* take this course *and* Level 1 General Science.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.