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Course Description

Introduction to Senior Science is a prerequisite for students wanting to study science in Semester 2 of First Year and Second and Third Years.

The first unit aims to develop skills in science, designing practical investigations, research and an understanding of the impact of science on society

In the second unit, students will apply the skills they have learnt.

Currently, sport science is the theme through which scientific phenomena will be explored in this course.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Practical Investigation  25%
Science as a Human Endeavour 25%
Data Analysis 25%
Practical Investigation - Student Design 25%

Semester Offered

Semesters 1 & 2


Casuarina Senior College builds a culture and environment where young adults are confident to take responsibility for their learning. This environment is developed through mutual trust, respect and care between students, staff and the broader community.