1PRACA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 1 Applied Science - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Nicola Wynne

This semester course is an internally assessed course that is designed for students wishing to take Science, but not necessarily focused on a particular strand of Science. The course content will be co-constructed with the students and the assessment tasks may range from research- based to practical investigations. They would need to choose at least three assessments.

After this course students could enroll in the Level 2 Earth and Space Science semester courses.

Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

Average Grade At the Standard or above in Year 10 with a minimum Grade At the Standard in exam Understanding.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90925 v3 Biology 1.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90926 v3 Biology 1.2 - Report on a biological issue
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
4
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
4
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90952 v3 Science 1.13 - Demonstrate understanding of the formation of surface features in New Zealand
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits
8
12
19
12
8
12
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