Level 2 Biology
Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Edwards
This subject involves the study of living things. It includes:
- Gene Expression – how genes work
- Genetics variation & change
- Socio Scientific issue
- Carry out a practical investigation
Recommended Prior Learning
Reasonable success in Level 1 Achievement Standards in Science or at the discretion of the HOD.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A workbook is available for purchase (approximately $35.00).
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 3
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.