Year 11 Science and sustainability

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. Martin.

This course takes a holistic approach to science and sustainability. There will be a focus on using scientific knowledge and thinking to investigate food, nutrition, materials, ecology, sustainable cities, and biomechanics. Throughout the course there will be many issues explored where controversy and disinformation are common. These may include vaccination, pest control, climate change, health and well-being.

Students will complete one Level 1 NCEA internal assessment. Other parts of the course will be marked to Level 6 of the NZ curriculum

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There are year 11 Scipad workbooks for purchase