This course requires 2 options.
Chemistry - Level 2
Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Ibbitson
Chemistry is the study of the world around you. In particular, the microscopic world of atoms, ions and molecules.
• Formulas, types of bonds, solids, polarity
• Calculations, titrations
• Exo/endothermic reactions + energy
• Rates of reaction, equilibrium
• Organic chemistry
• Acids and bases
• Redox reactions
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Course Materials $20
If you did not take a pathway course at Level 1, or achieved fewer than 8 credits externally in that course, you will need HOD approval.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Course endorsement provides recognition for a student who has performed exceptionally well in an individual course.
Students will gain an endorsement for a course if, in a single school year, they achieve:
14 or more credits at Merit or Excellence, and
at least 3 of these credits from externally assessed standards and 3 credits from internally assessed standards.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
For a full list of UE approved subjects, go here:
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 1
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