01SCM
This course requires 2 options.

Level 1 Health Science Academy

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Stevens

If you are considering any kind of Health Science career, whether that's a doctor, nurse, physiotherapist, nutritionist, psychiatrist, optometrist, pharmacist or anaesthetist to name but a few, this is the course for you. This course consists of one line of compulsory Science and a second line of Science which will thoroughly prepare you for the requirements of Level 2 Sciences and beyond. There will be site visits to Health Care providers and a system of mentoring to provide you with support in achieving a Health Science Career.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost & Equipment
$27 Science Course Notes
Scientific calculator

Recommended Prior Learning

Students wishing to take 01SCM must complete an application form. Every applicant will be interviewed and selections will be made after this. The decision will also be based on student performance and ability in Year 10 as well as student potential. Students interested in 01SCM should be considering studying Science at a tertiary level.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 35 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90950 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
4
4
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
A.S. 90948 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
4
4
4
4
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90945 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.6 - Investigate implications of the use of carbon compounds as fuels
4
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
A.S. 90944 v4
NZQA Info
Science 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of acids and bases
4
4
4
4
1
E
4
A.S. 90941 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.2 - Investigate implications of electricity and magnetism for everyday life
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90940 v3
NZQA Info
Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
4
4
4
4
4
4
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90935 v3
NZQA Info
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. 90929 v4
NZQA Info
Biology 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to a mammal(s) as a consumer(s)
3
3
3
1
E
3
Y
A.S. 90925 v3
NZQA Info
Biology 1.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction
4
4
4
4
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits