12 Chemistry 1

12CM1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. Pulham

This is a rigorously academic course, which covers all the Level 2 Achievement Standards. 

The Level 3 Chemistry courses are UE approved.


Pathway

13 Chemistry 1, 13 Chemistry 2

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

12CM1- Supplementary costs: Approx $35


Prerequisites

Students must have achieved at least one ‘Merit’ or above and one ‘Achieved’ or above grades in the External Achievement standards in Level 1 Chemistry papers from 11SD1.

A student coming from the 11SI1 course must have gained at least a Merit grade in the Science Achievement Standard (Acids and Bases standard) and a Merit in one other Science standard.

OR HoD approval


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. 91167 v2 Chemistry 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
2
I
3
A.S. 91166 v2 Chemistry 2.6 - Demonstrate understanding of chemical reactivity
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91165 v2 Chemistry 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of selected organic compounds
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91164 v2 Chemistry 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of bonding, structure, properties and energy changes
2
E
5
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.