Level 2 Chemistry

12CHEM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss J. Foote

The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.


In their study of Chemistry, students will use their developing scientific knowledge, skills and attitudes to understand important concepts in Chemistry. They will carry out a range of practical investigations to reinforce these concepts and patterns and relate these to the world they live in.



Pathway

Level 3 Chemistry

Recommended Prior Learning

4 credits from an external or internal Chemistry based standard (Science 1.8 or Chemistry 1.1). In some circumstances entry may be granted at the discretion of the HOD.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91164 v2 Chemistry 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of bonding, structure, properties and energy changes
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91165 v2 Chemistry 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of selected organic compounds
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91166 v2 Chemistry 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of chemical reactivity
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91167 v2 Chemistry 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction
2
I
3
A.S. 91910 v1 Chemistry 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation into a substance present in a consumer product using quantitative analysis
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 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