Science Concepts 1 (EDUP1004)


This unit of study provides students with a background in science, children's understanding of scientific concepts and science as a human endeavour relating to biology and chemistry, relevant to their curriculum studies in K-6 Science. The coursework will consist of four hours per week, made up of lectures and workshops, a four-hour field excursion and self-directed or assigned activities.

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2x1-hr lectures/wk for 8wks, 1x2-hr workshop/wk for 8wks, 1x4-hr weekend field trip


written assignments (2x 20%), fieldwork (10%) and exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.