NCEA Level 2 Biology 201 Internally Assessed

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss E. Burge

Recommended Prior Learning

At least 14 credits from Sci 101 or Sci 102

Biology I 201
This is a foundation Biology course, introducing some basic biological principles and scientific skills. This course covers humans interacting with the environment, conservation, how plants and animals survive in their environment, cell biology and life processes. Skills that will be developed include data processing, experimental design, critical thinking, and use of microscopes. The standards chosen for assessment are from Biology and Earth and Space Science. The course is intended for students with an interest in Biology who do not intend to take Sciences at university level.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 3 Biology 301 Internally Assessed

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is a 1 day field trip

Pathway Tags

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