Level 3 Chemistry

13CHEM
Course Description

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 and reduction, 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.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbooks are available for purchase (approximately $30.00)


Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 2 Chemistry or by negotiation with the HOD. Students will be required to wear closed shoes.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91388 v2 Chemistry 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of spectroscopic data in chemistry
3
I
3
*
A.S. 91390 v2 Chemistry 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of thermochemical principles and the properties of particles and substances
3
E
5
Y
*
A.S. 91391 v2 Chemistry 3.5 - Demonstrate understanding of the properties of organic compounds
3
E
5
Y
*
A.S. 91392 v2 Chemistry 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of equilibrium principles in aqueous systems
3
E
5
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91393 v2 Chemistry 3.7 - Demonstrate understanding of oxidation-reduction processes
3
I
3
Y
*
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Pathway Tags

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