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Course Description

The study of Biology is constructed around inquiry into and application of understanding the diversity of life as it has evolved, the structure and function of living things, and how they interact with their own and other species and their environments.

Course Content: 

Topic 1: DNA and Proteins
Topic 2: Cells as the Basis of Life
Topic 3: Homeostasis
Topic 4: Evolution

Assessment Type & Weighting

Investigations Folio  30%
Skills and Applications Tasks 40%
Examination 30%

Semester Offered

Full Year


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