Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

12 Earth and Space Science 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Sam Dockery.


At least 14 credits in any Y11 Science course and L1 numeracy with a least an Achieved grade in two out of the three externals (acids and bases, genetics)

Students will:
•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 only has levels of achievement up to Merit.




13 Earth and Space Science 1

Career Pathways

Mining Engineer, Science Technician, Meteorologist, Geologist, Geophysicist

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*12ES1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $30