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Course Description

Scientific Studies – Physics/Chemistry provides opportunities for students to extend and enrich their scientific understanding in preparation for advanced learning in Stage 1 Chemistry and Physics and beyond.

Students apply scientific knowledge, skills and understanding to a range of contexts and problems.

Students design and conduct collaborative scientific investigations.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Data Analysis Task 25%
Practical Investigation  20%
SHE Task 25%
Collaborative Task 30%

Semester Offered

Semester 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.