Level 1 Advanced Science

100SCIA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Nistor

This course is recommended if you want to gain an in-depth understanding of Science, in preparation for studying specialist Sciences at Levels 2 and 3.  Topics taught will explore scientific concepts at a deeper level, through both practical and theory-based activities.  While studying  genetics, forces & motion, selected elements and chemical reactions, you will develop high-level scientific skills while applying the scientific method.


Pathway

Level 2 Agriculture and Horticulture, Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Chemistry, Level 2 Physics, Level 2 Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25.00 for workbook (approx).


Recommended Entry Criteria

A high level of achievement in Year 10 Science. Consultation with Year 10 Science teacher.


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. 90933 v4 Chemistry 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of selected elements
1
E
4
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90947 v4 Science 1.8 - Investigate selected chemical reactions
1
I
4
A.S. 90948 v3 Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Pathway Tags

Biology: Medicine, Nursing Technician, Technologist, Teaching, Marine Biologist, Zoologist, Veterinarian/Vet, Nurse Chemistry: Pharmacist, Bio-Chemist, Industrial Chemist, Forensic Scientist Physics: Engineer, Pilot, Medicine, Physicist, Meteorology, Geophysics, Astronomy, Medical Radiation Technician Horticulture: Tree Surgeon, Nursery Production Manager, Packhouse Supervisor, Orchard Grower, Town Planner, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Tourism Industry, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Meteorologist, Policy Analyst, Resource Management, Diplomat, Sociologist, Archivist, Film maker, Lawyer, Historian, Social Work, Geologist, Packhous


Disclaimer

At time of compiling courses for 2021 every effort has been made to ensure the information contained online is accurate.  However, it is possible that some course/assessment structures will be subject to change.

All courses are dependent on student numbers and staffing. Students will be advised if the school is unable to provide the subjects they select.