Level 3 Science

3SCI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Wilson

This is an internally assessed course designed to create an awareness of science in its many different disciplines. The option of an External Assessment is available. UE Approved: Yes


Recommended Prior Learning

At least 12 Credits in Level 1 Science and 8 Credits in Level 2 Science, Level 2 Biology or Level 2 English.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91389 v2 Chemistry 3.3 - Demonstrate understanding of chemical processes in the world around us
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
3
Y
3r,3w *
A.S. 91410 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.1 - Carry out an independent practical Earth and Space Science investigation
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
4r,4w *
Y
A.S. 91411 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.2 - Investigate a socio-scientific issue in an Earth and Space Science context
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91415 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.6 - Investigate an aspect of astronomy
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91606 v2 Biology 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of trends in human evolution
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Disclaimer

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