Level 1 Biology - Semester A
Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Kindley
Biology is the study of life from the smallest cell to massive ecosystems. What could be more interesting than learning about what makes living things including ourselves work? There are over 25 branches of Biology including Anatomy, Botany, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, Marine Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, Zoology.
This course will study genetics, and two practical Internal biology investigations. The course has 12 credits and can only be done for one semester, It has 4 Literacy and 4 Numeracy credits.
Biology is important for careers in Biotechnology, Horticulture, Marine biologist, Conservation, Ecologist, Environmentalists, Medicine, Veterinary, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Sports.
Only pick for one semester.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Cost: Workbook and Education Perfect subscription approx $30
Recommended Prior Learning
Average Grade At the Standard or above in Year 10 with a minimum Grade At the Standard in exam Understanding.
Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2021.