Year 9 Science

9SCIE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Corbett

Year 9 Science is designed around the core strand The Nature of Science. Students are provided with a variety of learning experiences through the context of the four strands; The Living World, Planet Earth and Beyond, The Physical World, The Material World. Through their investigations of the biological, physical and chemical components of their environment students are encouraged to have a positive and responsible regard for the living and non-living components of the Earth’s changing environment.


Pathway

Year 10 Science

Recommended Prior Learning

This is a compulsory subject at Year 9


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