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Level: 12 Stage 2
School code: 12BLG
Year level requirements: Non compulsory
SACE code: 2BIG20
SACE credits: 20


C+ or better (Course and exam) in Semester 1 of Biology, Chemistry or Physics AND Semester 2 Biology.

Subject descriptor:

A 20-credit course that explores life at four levels. Emphasis is also placed on experimental skills and the impact of human activities. Topics are:

  • Macromolecules
  • Cells
  • Organisms
  • Ecosystems



External Exam 30%
School Assessment: (70%)
Investigations Folio 40%

Skill and Applications Tasks
- 4 practicals
- 1 Human Awareness Essay
- Topic tests
- Semester 1 exam


Estimated subject fees:

Biology Study Guide - $25.