Level 2 Chemistry
Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Afele
Level 2 Chemistry looks in detail at the chemistry we see around us and explains everyday concepts. There is a strong emphasis on practical work which is used to illustrate and clarify the material presented in class. Students take an active part in their own learning. Level 2 Chemistry is an essential step towards studying Chemistry at both Level 3 and at a tertiary level.
Achievement Standard 91167 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction processes (Internal)
Achievement Standard 91910 - Carry out a practical investigation into a substance present in a consumer product using quantitative analysis. (Internal Part ONE)
Achievement Standard 91910 - Carry out a practical investigation into a substance present in a consumer product using quantitative analysis (Internal Part TWO)
Achievement Standard 91164 - Demonstrate understanding of bonding, structure, properties and energy changes (External).
Achievement Standard 91165 - Demonstrate understanding of selected organic compounds. (External)
Term 4 will focus on revision of externals.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Ring binder File (optional)
Recommended Prior Learning
Students must have 12 credits from any Level 1 Science standards OR 8 credits from any Level 1 Science standards with 4 credits at Merit or higher.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines