taught across all year levels at The Gap State High School. It covers a wide
range of topics and subjects and includes strands of Biology, Physics, Chemistry
and Earth Sciences.
The discipline concerns itself with the study of phenomena. It serves to explain and understand the
living and physical environments and interactions of the world through a number
of different subjects. Science shows us
how to answer questions of our biological, physical and technological contexts.
Science students will develop
an appreciation of their surroundings in the physical world
confidence in applying investigative skills in scientific situations
problem solving and thinking skills to help understand scientific phenomena and world interactions
It is a
compulsory subject in Years 7-9 and students have the opportunity to apply for a
specialised STEM class in Years 9 and 10.
Senior Science subjects include Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Earth and
Environmental Science and Science in Practice.
information regarding Science subjects and their topics can be found in the
relevant Curriculum Handbooks.
Department Science Kim Hoe firstname.lastname@example.org