Level 3 Chemistry
Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Grigg
Students following a full time course in chemistry will be offered the above Achievement Standards and may be offered one other Achievement Standard.
You will learn to:
• develop an appreciation of the chemistry in the modern world
• work logically through problem solving situations
• gain an appreciation of chemical concepts and processes
• interpret spectroscopic data
• recognise and discuss different types of chemical reactions
• carry out practical work, make observations, take and record measurements and evaluate techniques and processes
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Course book costing approximately $35 and their own scientific calculator. Education Perfect (recommended) $20.
Recommended Prior LearningStudents must have gained an achieved grade or better in two external achievement standards in level 2 Chemistry (AS91164, AS91165, AS91166) or at the discretion of the Head of Department Note: *AS91389 v2* is an optional standard.
Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 24
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.