Level 3 Biology
Teacher in Charge: Ms N. Gelston
Biology is the Science of Life and is a useful subject for many career pathways such as medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, health and physical education, horticulture, agriculture, farming, teaching and in the food industry. It is also a subject of general interest for many people, in areas such as conservation, wildlife, stem cell research, genetic engineering and general health & well-being.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$25 Biology External and Internal SciPad
$50 Zoo trip
Recommended Prior Learning
Achieved grade in 2.5 Genetic Variation and Change in Level 2 Biology, or HOF approval.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 1, Week: 7
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.