NCEA Level 2 Science - Practical

12SCIP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Blair

You will gain a knowledge of the key ideas of Science and how it relates to a number of different issues facing our world, as well as developing scientific investigation skills and working in a science lab.  Topics include; Using Microscopes, Chemical Reactions, Extreme Organisms, Measuring and Analysing Data, and Earth Science.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: nil
Stationery Requirements: 2 x 1B5


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91160 v2 Biology 2.8 - Investigate biological material at the microscopic level
2
I
3
A.S. 91162 v3 Chemistry 2.2 - Carry out procedures to identify ions present in solution
2
I
3
A.S. 91168 v2 Physics 2.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a non-linear mathematical relationship
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91187 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.1 - Carry out a practical Earth and Space Science investigation
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91189 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.3 - Investigate geological processes in a New Zealand locality
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91190 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.4 - Investigate how organisms survive in an extreme environment
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.