Level 3 Chemistry
Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Spiers
The topics you will cover include atomic structure, aqueous solutions, equilibrium, energy in reactions, redox reactions and organic chemistry. You will learn about processes in chemistry and their interaction with people and the environment. You will also be required to conduct an extended practical investigation. You will learn through a mixture of experimental and theory lessons.
Optional workbook (cost approximately $26). This is highly recommended as it is a valuable resource to supplement classwork.
1 x ringbinder
5 Tab indices
Recommended Prior Learning
An achieved grade in all three external achievement standards at Level 2 and 8 Mathematics credits at Level 2.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
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.
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