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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
lisa.dickson6@schools.sa.edu.au

Content

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

Assessment

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.