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Course Description

In their study of Chemistry, students develop and extend their understanding of how the physical world is chemically constructed, the interaction between human activities and the environment, and the use that human beings make of the planet’s resources.

Course Content:

Topic 1: Monitoring the Environment
Topic 2: Managing Chemical Processes
Topic 3: Organic and Biological Chemistry
Topic 4: Managing Resources

Assessment Type & Weighting

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

Semester Offered

Full Year


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