NCEA Level 1 Science 3

11SC3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Brown

Science is a compulsory course for students in year 11. This course will explore a range of science topics as decided by the class and teachers to suit the learning of students. Assessments will be chosen to suit the topics covered. 


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1x 1B8 exercise book or computer, calculator, pencil, 30cm ruler, blue and black pens, highlighter


Recommended Prior Learning

Overall teacher recommendation across the year and performing up to level 5B or above across the Nature of Science strands over the year.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90923 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.9 - Demonstrate knowledge of basic plant propagation techniques
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90925 v3 Biology 1.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90931 v3 Chemistry 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the chemistry in a technological application
1
I
2
Y
A.S. 90936 v3 Physics 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the physics of an application
1
I
2
Y
A.S. 90943 v3 Science 1.4 - Investigate implications of heat for everyday life
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90950 v3 Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
1
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Pathway Tags

Biology: Medicine, Nursing Technician, Technologist, Teaching, Marine Biologist, Zoologist, Veterinarian/Vet, Nurse Chemistry: Pharmacist, Bio-Chemist, Industrial Chemist, Forensic Scientist Physics: Engineer, Pilot, Medicine, Physicist, Meteorology, Geophysics, Astronomy, Medical Radiation Technician Horticulture: Tree Surgeon, Nursery Production Manager, Packhouse Supervisor, Orchard Grower, Town Planner, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Tourism Industry, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Meteorologist, Policy Analyst, Resource Management, Diplomat, Sociologist, Archivist, Film maker, Lawyer, Historian, Social Work, Geologist


Disclaimer

POLICY
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.