Integrated Science General

Year Level: Year 12
Codes: GTISC
SCSA Syllabus link:

Year 12 Integrated Science General

Recommended Background: OLNA literacy standard met
Course Content Description:

G3ISC

The emphasis of this unit using the context of Wetland Ecology is on the movement of energy and matter in ecosystems. The following topics will be covered:

  • Science inquiry skills
  • Earth systems and cycles in nature
  • Structure and function of biological systems
  • Ecosystems and sustainability
  • Species continuity and change.

G4ISC

The emphasis of this unit using the context of Vehicles and Drivers is on properties of chemical substances and the effects of energy and forces on objects. The following topics will be covered:

  • Science inquiry skills
  • Chemical reactions
  • Mixtures and solutions
  • Motion and forces
  • Energy.
Mode of Delivery: In Moodle and live, online lessons.
Textbooks / Stationery: Refer to the Booklist - Personal Items and Resource List
External Examination: External Set Task (EST) compulsory in Term 2 Year 12
General Pathway: Entry into Year 12 General Integrated Science