Chemistry L3

13CHEM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Masters

Note: Not all the above standards will be covered. Final course content is subject to discussion between the TiC of Chemistry and the student. Most students sit at least two externals.

 

Course Highlights: This course further builds on Level 2 study further developing students’ knowledge and skills in Chemistry. A knowledge of Chemistry is fundamental for almost any science, engineering, agricultural or health science degree or career.

 

Vocational Pathway: Manufacturing and Technology, Construction and Infrastructure, Primary Industries, Social and Community Services.   

 

This course can lead to: careers as Engineer, Farmer, Scientist, Nurse, Veterinarian, Medical Doctor.

 

For further information, please see Teacher in Charge of Chemistry, Mr Masters

 


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Workbook approximately $40.00


Recommended Prior Learning

A pass in Level 2 Chemistry, or in exceptional circumstances in consultation with TiC Chemistry.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91387 v2 Chemistry 3.1 - Carry out an investigation in chemistry involving quantitative analysis
3
I
4
Y
4w *
Y
A.S. 91388 v2 Chemistry 3.2 - Demonstrate understanding of spectroscopic data in chemistry
3
I
3
*
A.S. 91389 v2 Chemistry 3.3 - Demonstrate understanding of chemical processes in the world around us
3
I
3
Y
3r,3w *
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: 28

* 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: 28 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.