Year 12 General Science
Teacher in Charge: Mrs S. Robson
Who is this subject intended for:
Students who have taken all internal standards in Level 1 Science.
What you will learn in this subject:
Students are given opportunities to develop investigative, research and critical thinking skills.
Where this subject will lead:
Further study: Level 2 Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Polytechnic courses. Employment: Success in Level 2 Science is valued by employers and can be used to gain technical jobs and apprenticeships.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
This course may have an optional component which will require payment.
Recommended Prior Learning
What you need to be able to do and know to achieve in this subject:
To achieve in this subject students would have completed Year 11 Science.
This course will be based on Level 2 internal Achievement Standards from all contexts of science. This course will be designed to suit the student’s interests and strengths. There will be a strong emphasis on practical work and field studies.