Teacher in Charge: S. Scourfield
Could humans really one day visit the red planet? Would we be able to survive?
This course will help you to understand what constitutes life and what living things need to survive, and how humans will need to use technology to ensure their safety in travelling beyond Earth.
Some of the things you will learn about:
This course could lead into further studies in science in L2 and L3, in particular L2 Earth and Space Science. There are also plenty of very cool university courses globally where you could build on this, or even go and work for RocketLab in Auckland or the Mahia peninsula.
1 x 1E5 or 1B5 (or equivalent)
Entry: this course is open to all Y11 students, regardless of your abilities in science. It would be nice if you had an interest in space and life in space, but even that is not necessary...