NCEA Level 1 Science 101 with External Assessment

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. McGuire

Recommended Prior Learning

Students taking this course will need to have done well in Y10 Science. The HOD will allocate students into this course based on their strengths.

Science 101
This course covers ideas from Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. It aims to develop scientific skills and attitudes, knowledge and understanding, and recognition of the importance of Science to society. Topics studied include Genetics, Micro-organisms, Energy and Motion and Acid-Base Reactions. It is designed for students wanting to continue on with Science.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 2 Biology 201 with External Assessment, NCEA Level 2 Chemistry 201, NCEA Level 2 Earth and Space Science 201, NCEA Level 2 Physics 201

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A write on workbook is used for classwork and homework ($24)