Year 10 Science

10SCI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Wilson

By studying science, students develop an understanding of the world, built on current scientific theories, learn that science involves particular processes and ways of developing and organizing knowledge, and that these continue to evolve
They will use their current scientific knowledge and skills for problem-solving and develop further scientific knowledge and skills to make informed decisions about the communication, application, and implications of science as these relate to their own lives and cultures and to the sustainability of the environment.
This course is designed to allow students to become literate in key scientific concepts and become fluent in the process of Scientific Inquiry.


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90950 v3 Science 1.11 - Investigate biological ideas relating to interactions between humans and micro-organisms
Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 8
1
I
4
A.S. 90954 v3 Science 1.15 - Demonstrate understanding of the effects of astronomical cycles on planet Earth
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 8
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.