Papanui High School Senior Coursebook
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|Welcome to the Papanui High School Senior Coursebook.|
|Introduction||General Information | Subject Choice & NCEA | Curriculum Guide Overview|
|NCEA||National Qualifications | Literacy and Numeracy | Certificate endorsements | Scholarship | University Study | University Entrance | Approved Subject list for NCEA|
|Subject choices||Subject Choice | Careers & Transition | Gateway | Star funded courses | Changes to Level 2 Courses | Introduction of Semester Courses | Subject Planner|
|Course Descriptions||Learn more about courses being offered in 2013|
SCIENCE 11F (Full Year) - SCI11F
YEAR 11 STUDENTS WILL BE PLACED IN SCIENCE CLASSES ON THE BASIS OF THEIR RESULTS IN YEAR 10 AND THE PROFESSIONAL JUDGEMENT OF STAFF
TEACHER IN CHARGE: Mr Hall
Science is a study of a range of topics: the living world, material world and physical worlds as well as Planet Earth and beyond. These topics build on those studies in Years 9 and 10 and develop scientific concepts as well as the skills important for using scientific methods.
All classes will study the following areas:
- Life process of ling things and how their environment affects them.
- How genetic information is passed from generation to generation.
- Fuels in our society.
- How objects move.
- Language of chemistry and reactions of acids and bases.
- Electricity in our society.
Total 24 Level 1 credits – all credits are Achievement Standards.
Some teachers may provide additional course specific PHS workbooks - $20.00.
This course is essential to all students who may wish to take one or more of the specialist Science subjects in the senior school.