Year 9 Science

LENGTH OF COURSE: Full Year Compulsory

ASSUMED BACKGROUND:Nil

CURRICULUM CHARGES:  Nil

CONTENT
Course content will be a selection of the following:

1. Biology – understanding of ecosystems, the way matter and energy flow, and the organisms within
2. Chemistry – understanding of subatomic particles and radioactivity, chemical reactions and energy transfer in reactions
3. Physics – understanding of energy transfers in waves
4. Earth and Environmental Science – understanding the origin of the universe

ASSESSMENT TYPES

Investigations Folio:
Includes practical and Science as a Human Endeavour activities, with written reports

Skills Tasks:
Includes supervised tasks and activities