Level 3 Chemistry
Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. Martin
This course delves into the world of Chemistry in more depth. In this course you will look at: Atomic structure and bonding including thermochemical principles, equilibrium of aqueous solutions, organic reactions and properties, oxidation/reduction reactions, and the use of spectroscopic data. Due to the nature of the chemicals used students are required to wear closed toed shoes for all practical lessons.
This course is an important building block for anyone who is considering studying Engineering, Health Science or Nursing at University.
Recommended Prior Learning
Reasonable success in Level 2 Chemistry or by negotiation with the HOD.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Workbooks are available for purchase (approximately $30.00)
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
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.