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Subject Description

Scientific Studies – Chemistry/Physics provides opportunities for students to extend and enrich their scientific understanding in preparation for advanced learning in Stage 1 and 2 courses.

Students design and conduct collaborative scientific investigations.

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

Assessment Type & Weighting

Practical Investigations  40%
Science as a Human Endeavour Task  20%
Term Test  20%
Semester Exam  20%

Semester Offered

Semesters 1


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.