Level 1 Science SBC

01SBC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Dr N. Marsh

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 and 10 Science


01SBC is a Science course for students wanting to take only Biology and Chemistry.

Students will choose ONE of the three options offered, based on their Science interests and career pathway.

This course will be taught in three trimesters. In the 1st trimester, two topics will be assessed internally.

Students will then choose one Biology and one Chemistry topic for Trimester 2 and 3. Some topics will be assessed internally, others will be assessed externally.



Course Overview

Semester A
Trimester 1:
Internal Assessments: 90950 and 90946

Semester B
Trimester 2:
For Chemistry - either External Assessment 90944 OR Internal Assessment 90930
For Biology - either External Assessment 90948 OR Internal Assessment 90925

Semester C
Trimester 3:
For Chemistry - either External Assessment 90944 OR Internal Assessment 90930
For Biology - either External Assessment 90948 OR Internal Assessment 90925

Learning Areas:

Science



Pathway

Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Chemistry

Students taking 01SBC will be able to take Level 2 Biology or Level 2 Chemistry the following year - as long as they have passed a significant proportion of the 01SBC course. Students wanting to take Level 2 Physics should choose 01SPC or 01SBP.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Laptop
Scientific calculator


Assessment Information NOTE: Students will not be doing ALL of the standards listed below.