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Science

Our staff:

Ms Fiona MacPherson (Head Teacher)

Ms Hazel Delaney

Mr Bruce Dixon

Mr Kieran Hannon

Mr Sam Hayes

Ms Samantha Heagney (Student Adviser Year 11)

Ms Amy Homola

Mr Jason Lane

Mr Anthony Lucre

Mr Nik Michael

Mr Tony Smith

Science is mandatory for all students from Year 7 to Year 10.

Science 7-10 provides a way of inquiring about the world around us. It explores evidence and investigates ways to discover, develop and produce solutions to real-world problems. Science emphasises the skills for working scientifically, as well as critical and creative thinking to address scientific issues.

In Years 11 and 12, students can choose from different science disciplines, including:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Investigating Science
  • Physics.

In Year 12, students who are studying at least one other science subject may also choose to study Science Extension.

Stage 4 subjects on offer:

Science

 

Stage 5 subjects on offer:

Science

 

Stage 6 subjects on offer:

Biology

Chemistry

Earth & Environmental Science

Investigating Science

Physics

Science Extension (Yr12 only)

Subject requirements:

  • iPad
  • exercise books

Subject requirements:

  • iPad
  • exercise books
  • scientific calculator

Subject requirements:

  • exercise books
  • scientific calculator
  • iPad or MacBook

Textbooks / resources required:

Good Science eBook for all students in junior Science.

Textbooks and/or eBooks are provided in all senior courses

Black, fully enclosed leather shoes for all practical lessons

Ruler and pencils

Annual Events

"VALID" mandatory test for all Year 8 students.