Year 11 Science

11SCI
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge:

This course covers the two major Sciences required for a future career in Health Sciences: Biology and Chemistry. It provides practical and theoretical experience for students who wish to pursue a future career in the Health Sciences. There are 3 internal standards that have a total credit value of 10 credits. There are two 4 credit external standards which will be assessed in the end of the year NCEA Level 1 External Exams. Overall there are 18 credits at Level 1, offered in this course.


Subject Overview

Term 1
Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
Chemistry 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the chemistry in a technological application

Term 2
Chemistry 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the chemistry in a technological application
Science 1.10 - Investigate life processes and environmental factors that affect them

Term 3
Biology 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to micro-organisms
Chemistry 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of selected elements

Term 4
Biology 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to micro-organisms
Chemistry 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of selected elements

Pathway

Year 12 Chemistry

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90927 v3 Biology 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to micro-organisms
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90931 v3 Chemistry 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the chemistry in a technological application
1
I
2
Y
A.S. 90933 v4 Chemistry 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of selected elements
1
E
4
A.S. 90949 v3 Science 1.10 - Investigate life processes and environmental factors that affect them
1
I
4
A.S. 90950 v3 Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

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