Teacher in Charge: Ms V. GrayRecommended Prior Learning
Require a minimum of 12 credits from Level 1 Science which must include AS 90948 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation.
You may not take this course AND Level 2 General Science.
This wonderful course gives you a strong understanding of biological organisms through the study of cellular and genetic processes. Students will further develop their understanding of the links between biological structure and function. Their practical skills will continue to be developed as students plan and carry out investigations throughout the course.
The course includes 2 internal assessments:
You will also have 3 external examinations:
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. The cost is approximately $25.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.