Level 3 Biology

BIO301
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Lincoln

Level 3 Biology - Biology at level 3 aims to develop investigation skills and communicating ideas. The course allows learners to select topical areas to study and enhance their understanding of Biology as a science and how information can be developed to formulate personal opinion based on evidence. Over both semesters the course provides the opportunity to gain UE in Biology, but an external must be taken.

For further information see:    Mr. Lincoln



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. 91604 v2 Biology 3.4 - Demonstrate understanding of how an animal maintains a stable internal environment
3
I
3
Y
3r *
A.S. 91602 v2 Biology 3.2 - Integrate biological knowledge to develop an informed response to a socio-scientific issue
3
I
3
Y
3r,3w *
A.S. 91601 v2 Biology 3.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biological context, with guidance
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 10

* 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: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

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