02CHE

Level 2 Chemistry

Course Description

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.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Jumbo Deal: 1 x external workbook + 1 x internal workbook = $35
$5 Chemistry Notes (optional)
Scientific Calculator
Ring binder File (optional)
Refill (optional)

Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum of 8 credits from Achievement Standards in Level 1 Science including 90944 or HOLA Science approval.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91910 v1
NZQA Info
Chemistry 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation into a substance present in a consumer product using quantitative analysis
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91167 v2
NZQA Info
Chemistry 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction
3
3
3
3
3
2
I
3
A.S. 91165 v2
NZQA Info
Chemistry 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of selected organic compounds
4
4
4
4
4
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91164 v2
NZQA Info
Chemistry 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of bonding, structure, properties and energy changes
5
5
5
5
5
2
E
5
Y
Total Credits