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Curriculum 2023

Chemistry A


Subject Name Chemistry A
Year Level 11
Subject Length Semester
Subject Type Optional
Year 12 Pathway Year 12 Chemistry
Staff Contact Lisa Dickson


Develop knowledge, skills and understanding of chemical science's theory and practical applications.

Topics may include:

  • Materials and their Atoms
  • Combinations of Atoms
  • Mixtures and Solutions
  • Molecules


Investigation Folio  50%

  • Science as a Human Endeavour Report - 1000 words
  • Deconstruction and Design Practical Report - 1000 words

Skills and Applications Tasks  50%

  • Atoms and Combinations of Atoms Test
  • Examination

Additional Information

Students must select Chemistry A and B if they wish to study Year 12 Chemistry.