content-left-bg.png
content-right-bg.png

Science

WebPartZone1_1
PublishingPageContent

​The Science faculty offers a variety of learning opportunities through direct teaching, digital formats, and inquiry and discovery-based approaches. Classes offer students:

  • supportive and productive relationships through investigating science as a team
  • weekly experimental based lessons
  • exposure to science through models, displays, plants and other specimens
  • learning through information and communication technology (ICT) and data collection methods
  • group and individual investigation tasks
  • challenges and extension activities promoting the process of high-order thinking

Contact details for the Heads of Department are listed under the Leadership and Management Team.

Tutorials

Tutorials are available in each term from week 2 for:

  • ​Year 7 to 9 students: Tuesdays from 8:15am to 8:45am in room D​211 and D212
  • Year 10 to 12 students: Thursdays from 8:15am to 8:45am in room E1.01 and E1.02

Subjects of​fered

The Junior Course Guide and Senior Course Guide​ provide further information on Science subjects and prerequisites.

Year level

Subjects offered

Years 7 and 8

  • Science
  • Aspire Science

Year 9

  • Science

​Year 10

  • ​Prep Biology
  • Prep Chemistry
  • Prep Physics
  • Prep Psychology

Year 11

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Year 12

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Psychology


Competitions

Science competitions and contests provide an opportunity for students to apply their skills and enhance their learning.

Competition​Suitable for

​Australian Science Olympiads in:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Earth Science

​Year 10 and 11 students

​Australian Brain Bee Challenge

​Year 10 students

​ICAS Science

​Year 7 to 12 students

​RACI Titration Competition

​Year 11 Chemistry students

​RACI Chemistry Quiz

​Year 10 to 12 Chemistry students


WebPartZone1_2
WebPartZone2_1
WebPartZone2_2
WebPartZone2_3
WebPartZone3_1
WebPartZone3_2
WebPartZone3_3
WebPartZone3_4
WebPartZone4_1
WebPartZone5_1
WebPartZone5_2
WebPartZone6_1
WebPartZone6_2
WebPartZone7_1
WebPartZone7_2
WebPartZone8_1
WebPartZone8_2
WebPartZone9_1
Last reviewed 22 June 2021
Last updated 22 June 2021