Level 2 Biology

02BIO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Singh

Level 2 Biology develops your knowledge in the areas of ecology, genetics, evolution and life processes. This course involves an field trip to the near local forest to study the life processes and adaptations of plant species in a forest community. Level 2 Biology provides an essential step towards studying Biology at both Level 3 and at a tertiary level.


Pathway

Level 3 Biology

Recommended Prior Learning

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


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91153 v2 Biology 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biology context, with supervision
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91155 v2 Biology 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of adaptation of plants or animals to their way of life
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91156 v2 Biology 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of life processes at the cellular level
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91157 v2 Biology 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of genetic variation and change
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91158 v2 Biology 2.6 - Investigate a pattern in an ecological community, with supervision
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.