Level 1 Science SBP

01SBP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Dr N. Marsh

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


Students will chose 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. For the 2nd and 3rd trimesters students must then choose one Biology and one Physics topic from a range of topics. Some topics will be assessed internally, others will be assessed externally.


Pathway

Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Physics

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Laptop
Scientific calculator


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 9 and 10 Science


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90925 v3 Biology 1.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90941 v3 Science 1.2 - Investigate implications of electricity and magnetism for everyday life
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90943 v3 Science 1.4 - Investigate implications of heat for everyday life
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90948 v3 Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90949 v3 Science 1.10 - Investigate life processes and environmental factors that affect them
1
I
4
A.S. 90950 v3 Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 24 credits.