L1 Science & Horticulture

L1SCH
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr Oliver

This course focuses on giving students general understanding of how Science impacts on the world around them, combined with a range of Horticulture skills. It comprises a mixture of achievement standards and unit standards that use a combination of practical and written skills. These topics are taught with a focus on how these are useful in everyday life. This course is being regularly modified to meet students' needs and may be changed throughout the year.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

2 x 1B5 exercise books


Recommended Prior Learning

You will be directed by the HOD Science


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1 v5 Prepare and sow outdoor seedbeds manually
1
I
5
U.S. 23780 v1 Undertake general garden maintenance
1
I
5
U.S. 23782 v1 Identify containers, materials, plants, and tools used in plant propagation
1
I
2
U.S. 23783 v1 Grow and maintain plants in containers from seed
1
I
5
A.S. 90946 v3 Science 1.7 - Investigate the implications of the properties of metals for their use in society
1
I
4
A.S. 90954 v3 Science 1.15 - Demonstrate understanding of the effects of astronomical cycles on planet Earth
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Disclaimer


The Standards offered are correct at time of writing

Course content may change by the start of the year