Level 3 Science 302

SCI302
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: J. Skevington

Recommended Prior Learning

This course is recommended for students who have taken Science in Year 12, but it is not essential.


This course is for students who wish to gain credits in Science and are better suited to internal assessments. It is a University Entrance approved subject. It is not recommended for students who will be doing Science at University. It cannot be subject endorsed as there is no external. It cannot be taken with Sci301, Phy301, Bio301 or Chem301.


Faculties:

Science



Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 8091 v6 Use and maintain a light microscope
4
I
2
A.S. 91411 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.2 - Investigate a socio-scientific issue in an Earth and Space Science context
3
I
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91412 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.3 - Investigate the evidence related to dating geological event(s)
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91415 v2 Earth and Space Science 3.6 - Investigate an aspect of astronomy
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91522 v2 Physics 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of physics to a selected context
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91604 v2 Biology 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how an animal maintains a stable internal environment
3
I
3
Y
3r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18

* 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: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.