NCEA Level 2 Earth and Space Science 201

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Monigatti

Recommended Prior Learning

14 credits in Level 1 Science

Earth and Space Science 201
Earth and Space Science looks at our planet, the factors which influence it, and our place in space. This course leads towards Earth and Space Science 301,
On completion of this course students should have developed ability to:
carry out practical work, make observations, take and record measurements and evaluate
identify the processes that have created the local Wellington / Wairarapa landscape
investigate the mechanisms for survival in extreme environments
discuss how energy is cycled within the physical and biological system of the Earth
explain how stars, planets and moons are formed

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 3 Earth and Space Science 301

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There will be additional costs for these planned trips:
Carter Observatory & Te Papa – anticipated cost $15