Cells to Survival

Domain: Science
Timetable: Trimester 1, 2 or 3
Length of Course: 1 Trimester

Course 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 father’s ears, Brad Pitt’s nose, and Donald Trump’s hairline? If so, this course is for you. You will be introduced to the code of life found in the nucleus of a living cell and explore the inheritance of traits, as well as gender determination and the occurrence of twins.

Pathway Information




This course is further complimented by:

  • Biology (ATAR)
  • Human Biology (ATAR)
  • Human Biology (General)
  • Integrated Science (General)

Students undertaking this course may wish to consider tertiary studies in:

  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science

This course suits direct workforce entry into the following:

  • Health Worker
  • Agriculture
  • Laboratory Worker

Additional Information

Estimated Charges: $40