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Course Description

Through Scientific Studies, students develop their knowledge of scientific principles and concepts, the ability to use that knowledge to identify questions, issues, opportunities and challenges, and capacity to acquire new knowledge through their own investigations.

Scientific Studies - Human Biology provides a study of human body function, growth and development.

This course gives students a good knowledge of the workings of some sections of their own bodies and introduces them to some moral and ethical issues.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Practical Investigation  25%
Science as a Human Endeavour 25%
Data Analysis 25%
Collaborative Multimedia Presentation  25%

Semester Offered

Semester 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.