12 Earth and Space Science 1
Teacher in Charge: Sam Dockery
•Develop a scientific understanding of aspects of geology and astronomy. This includes the effects of tectonics and their link to natural disasters as well as life cycles of stars and the formation of solar systems. Aspects of biology are related to living in an extreme environment as well as using microscopes.
•Be recommended to continue with Level 3 Earth and Space Science
Students will sit 91160 which may overlap with the 12 Biology 2 course.
At least 14 credits in any Y11 Science course and L1 numeracy with a least 12 credits at Achieved or higher from external standards at Level 1.
OR HoD approval
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
*12ES1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $30
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 5
Term: 2, Week: 5
Term: 3, Week: 6