NCEA Level 1 Science 2
Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Brown
Science is a general course suitable for students interested in a range of science topics. Students that are planning to take Levels 2 and 3 sciences should complete this course or science 1. There are a range of topics and achievement standards available in this course. Each class will co-construct their own course for the year selecting appropriate assessments.
A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.
Recommended Prior Learning
Overall teacher recommendation across the year, and performing up to level 5P or above across the Nature of Science strands over Year 10. Further evidence will come from a range of sources including student portfolios and Education Perfect tasks.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Student manuals may be recommended for purchase.
1B8 exercise book or computer, calculator, pencil, 30cm ruler, blue and black pens, highlighter
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Term: 4, Week: 5
Term: 4, Week: 5
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It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.
Credits listed may change.