Level 3 Science

13SCI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Fairweather

Recommended Prior Learning

The unit standard US 2990 and any two of the Achievement Standards from Year 12 Science OR one Level 2 External Achievement Standard from Biology, Chemistry and/or Physics OR with consultation and approval from Teacher in Charge and HOF.




Year 13 Environmental Science is an Achievement Standard and Unit Standard course.  It aims to provide students a wide range of Science based skills, which relate to environmental issues. With a variety of achievement standards on offer, including one unit standard on report writing, this course will help students develop an understanding of the issues affecting the world around them.  Aspects of astronomy and problem solving are a major part of this course.  Learning opportunities can be used in pursuing a technical vocation such as offered by tertiary courses at university and polytechnic.




Faculties:

Science



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2B5 OR 2B8
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