Year 13 Chemistry X
Teacher in Charge: E. Smith
Redox chemistry, aqueous chemistry, structure and bonding, thermochemistry and organic chemistry.
This course includes one internal assessment and three external assessments.
Practical chemistry skills including making and analysing observations.
Content covered includes understanding redox reactions, atomic and molecular structure and properties, energy changes and equilibrium in chemical reactions and the nature of organic compounds.
• Practical laboratory skills
• Communication skills
• Problem solving
• Research skills
• Processing skills
Contributions and Equipment
Specific requirements for this class are:
Exercise Books (student preference)
1B8 (logbook for practical investigation)
SciPad - (optional) available from Officemax
Recommended Prior Learning
To give yourself the best chance of success a minimum of 12 credits in NCEA Level 2 Chemistry 12CHEE is recommended along with 12 credits in NCEA Level 2 Mathematics.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
This course is University approved and will allow you to meet the requirements for University Entrance.
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