Chemistry & Physics - Level 1

CPH1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Ibbitson

Content:
• Structure and Bonding
• Mechanics
• Acids and Bases
• Electricity
• Practical Investigation


Pathway

Biology - Level 2, Chemistry - Level 2, Electronics - Level 2, Horticultural Science - Level 2, Physics - Level 2, Science - Level 2 (internally assessed)

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Materials $28


Prerequisites

By HOD approval. Students will be placed in appropriate classes according to their ability.

Students cannot take SCI1 and CPH1, but may take CPH1 in conjunction with BIO1.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90944 v4 Science 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of acids and bases
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10
1
E
4
A.S. 90940 v3 Science 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of mechanics
Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 10
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90937 v3 Physics 1.3 - Demonstrate understanding of aspects of electricity and magnetism
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90935 v3 Physics 1.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a linear mathematical relationship, with direction
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90930 v3 Chemistry 1.1 - Carry out a practical chemistry investigation, with direction
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Tauranga Boys’ College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.