|Level:||12 Stage 2|
|Year level requirements:||Non compulsory|
|SACE code:||2CHM20||SACE credits:||20|
Stage1 Chemistry C+ or better in both continuous assessment and exam in both semesters.
A full year course. It is divided into 5 sections of approximately equal length. The sections are:
- Elemental & Environmental Chemistry
- Analytical Techniques
- Using & Controlling Reactions
- Organic & Biological Chemistry
A contextual approach to the subject has been adopted. A major emphasis is placed on the further development of practical skills.
The school component accounts for 70% of the final assessment and includes an investigative folio (40%) and skills and applications tasks (30%).
The external component accounts for 30% of the final assessment and consists of a 3-hour statewide examination.
Estimated subject fees:
Chemistry Study Guide - $25.