NCEA Level 1 Science

11SCI
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. Butterworth

This course aims to build on the scientific knowledge and skills developed in Year 10 Science and prepare students for the advanced Science courses in Year 12. The course will be assessed with a combination of standards that are 50% internal and 50% external.


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Biology, NCEA Level 2 Chemistry, NCEA Level 2 Physics, NCEA Level 2 Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Year 11 Scipad and two 158 Exercise books


Recommended Prior Learning

Satisfactory achievement in Year 10 Science


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90944 v4 Science 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of acids and bases
1
E
4
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. 90948 v3 Science 1.9 - Demonstrate understanding of biological ideas relating to genetic variation
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.

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