Level 1 Science Extension

11SCIX
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss J. Foote


This is an INVITATION ONLY course and you cannot select it.

It is considered a pathway for extension students and will be limited in size at the discretion of the Science Department. Please speak to your Science Teacher if you are interested in this course. 

 






Pathway

Level 2 Biology, Level 2 Chemistry, Level 2 Earth and Space Science, Level 2 Physics, Level 3 Biology, Level 3 Chemistry, Level 3 Earth and Space Science, Level 3 Physics

Recommended Prior Learning

A Merit or Excellence grade in Year 10 Science; or high Achieved grade at the discretion of the HOD.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90933 v4 Chemistry 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of selected elements
1
E
4
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90948 v3 Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90954 v3 Science 1.15 - Demonstrate understanding of the effects of astronomical cycles on planet Earth
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths