NCEA Level 3 Chemistry

13CHE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs R. Blair

This course is designed to give a broad understanding of the principles and concepts of Chemistry.   Chemistry is a science that help us to describe and explain our world.  This is an academic course, that follows on from Level two Chemistry. Topics include organic, thermo-chemistry, spectroscopy, Electro-chemsitry and Equilibrium principals.  


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Stationery Requirements: 2 x 1B4, highlighter, Scientific calculator.


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 12 Chemistry; gaining 12 credits at Level 2 Chemistry.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91388 v2 Chemistry 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of spectroscopic data in chemistry
3
I
3
*
A.S. 91390 v2 Chemistry 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of thermochemical principles and the properties of particles and substances
3
E
5
Y
*
A.S. 91391 v2 Chemistry 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of organic compounds
3
E
5
Y
*
A.S. 91392 v2 Chemistry 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of equilibrium principles in aqueous systems
3
E
5
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91393 v2 Chemistry 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction processes
3
I
3
Y
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Disclaimer

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