Level 2 Chemistry
Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Currie
This course should be considered as part one of a two-year course in Chemistry. It focuses on preparing students with the fundamental skills that they will need for Level 3 Chemistry and beyond.
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum of 16 credits in any Level 1 Science subject.
Assessment InformationAn introduction to Organic Chemistry will be taught. It will focus on structures, naming and functional groups. The associated assessment will be the 91388 Spectroscopy internal assessment. The 91165 Organic Compound external assessment will be optional, and additional study will be required outside of class in preparation for this examination.
Course can be endorsed with Merit or Excellence
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines
This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.