NCEA Level 1 Combined Science

11SCC
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. Butterworth


The focus in this course is on practical activities in contexts that are important to the Rotorua Community. This course will involve practical laboratory work and may provide an opportunity to undertake a Science investigation in the field. Standards are offered in 4 of the Science strands; Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Earth and Beyond.


Pathway

NCEA Level 1 Science, NCEA Level 2 Science, NECA Level 3 Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Two 1B8 Exercise books


Recommended Prior Learning

Selection by HOD Science and Science teachers based on Year 10 achievement


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90926 v3 Biology 1.2 - Report on a biological issue
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90943 v3 Science 1.4 - Investigate implications of heat for everyday life
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90946 v3 Science 1.7 - Investigate the implications of the properties of metals for their use in society
1
I
4
A.S. 90947 v4 Science 1.8 - Investigate selected chemical reactions
1
I
4
A.S. 90952 v3 Science 1.13 - Demonstrate understanding of the formation of surface features in New Zealand
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90954 v3 Science 1.15 - Demonstrate understanding of the effects of astronomical cycles on planet Earth
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

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