‘B’ in Year 10 Australian Curriculum English and Science.
It is generally advised that you enrol in this course in Year 12
Further study and careers in teaching, nursing, medicine, dietetics, pharmacy, dentistry, child care, optometry, speech therapy, veterinary science, agriculture, marine science, aquaculture, botany, zoology, and developing biotechnologies.
How the chemistry and processes within cells supports their function
About the structure and function of biological systems of organisms (including humans)
The underlying theory of natural selection and how your body defends against disease
Scientific method and experimental design and the role and impact of biology in society.
Control variables while investigating photosynthesis and respiration in the laboratory
Explore digestion and absorption, gas exchange, transport and excretion in organisms
Research genetic variation, DNA and natural selection
Examine the role of scientists in responding to organisms that cause disease.
Wants to better understand living things and how they work
Would like to make informed decisions about science issues in society and their local community.