Essential Science (Entry)

SACE Stage 1

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Essential Science (Entry)

Scientific Studies

SACE Stage 1

10 credits


Essential Science (Entry) provides students with background skills to assist with SACE Stage 1 Chemistry and Physics. 

Course Content
Assessment
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Course Content
Through the lens of physics and chemistry, students will explore:

  • Explaining scientific phenomena
  • Reading and understanding scientific texts
  • Planning and investigation
  • Conducting research
  • Collating, representing and analysing data
  • Evaluating scientific investigations
  • Presenting findings

Assessment


Inquiry Folio 80%
Collaborative Inquiry 20%

Further Info

This course provides entry into SACE for students completing English language programs in Semester 1. Students who have had a break from education may use this as an entry point if starting their studies in Semester 2. It is offered in Semester 2.