Level 1 Science SBP

01SBP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Dr N. Marsh

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 and 10 Science


01SBP is a Science course for students wanting to take only Biology and Physics.

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 Physics 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 90943

Semester B
Trimester 2:
For Physics - either External Assessment 90940 OR Internal Assessment 90935 + 90941
For Biology - either External Assessment 90948 OR Internal Assessment 90925

Semester C
Trimester 2:
For Physics - either External Assessment 90940 OR Internal Assessment 90935 + 90941
For Biology - either External Assessment 90948 OR Internal Assessment 90925

Learning Areas:

Science



Pathway

Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Physics

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

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Laptop
Scientific calculator


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