Science Concepts 2 (EDUP2008)


Science Concepts 2 is a unit of study for all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Education Primary degree and builds on work in Science Concepts 1. The unit provides students with a background in science, children's understanding of scientific concepts and science as a human endeavour relating to physics and geoscience, relevant to their curriculum studies in K-6 Science

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2x1-hr lectures/wk for 7wks, 1x2-hr workshop/wk for 9 wks, 1x4-hr excursion


1200wd physics assignment (20%) and 600wd excursion report (10%) and 1200wd geoscience investigation (20%) and 3hr exam (50%)

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48 credit points of units

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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.