Space Academy

Course Code: 9SPACDomain: ScienceTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information The Science Space Academy elective explores what it’s like to be an astronaut.  Is there life out there, and who’s looking for it? Do you like tinkering and putting things together? If you would like to be a pioneer in […]

Exploring the Science of Everything

Course Code: 9EXPDomain: ScienceTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information Exploring the Science of everything is designed to allow you to explore areas of Science that are of interest to you. It aims to reflect your interests in Science, introduce and improve Science Inquiry skills, and can be directly related […]

Environmental Science

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information Have you ever wondered why there are so many different living things on our planet and why they look so different from each other? Why does Australia have the only egg-laying mammals and numerous animals with pouches? Why do our […]

Experimenting with Science

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information This course is an opportunity to explore and experiment across all major fields of Science. If you love Science then this is the course for you! Discover the secrets that lie beneath the microscope, learn how to craft the perfect […]

Forensics

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information This course is a hands-on learning experience that allows you to learn techniques relevant to Forensics. This course teaches techniques for facial reconstruction and students learn how to analyse blood types, fingerprints and hair samples to solve a crime. This […]

From Cells to Survival

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information Are you the next Fiona Wood? Were you fascinated by the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic? Do you want to find a cure for diabetes, cancer or obesity? Maybe your big question is why you have your mother’s eyes, your […]

Human Biology 101

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information How do the body’s systems work together to achieve balance? How does our body regulate our temperature, our breathing and our hearts? How is that we really see, smell, taste and hear? Are sports drinks actually the best way to […]

It’s All Chemical!

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information Do you want to be a doctor, an engineer, or the next Nobel Prize Winning Scientist? If so, then an understanding of the chemical structure and interactions of matter is essential. Chemistry can help answer all of our curious questions. There […]

Physics for Scientists and Engineers

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information All man-made structures and objects in motion obey and are impacted by the laws of Physics. In this course you will learn about the foundations of the mathematical and experimental basis of physics, forces, motion and energy. In the context […]

Psychology

Course Code:  Domain: Science Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information In this course you will be introduced to the study of Psychology. You will conduct research, gather data and use online resources to investigate a range of topics including personality, learning style and mind tricks. You will be given the […]