34 AstroBiology 2016

Course Overview


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Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe: extraterrestrial life and life on Earth.
Astrobiology makes use of physics, chemistry, astronomy, biology, molecular biology, ecology, engineering, robotics, technology, planetary science, geography, and geology to investigate the possibility of life on other worlds and help recognise biospheres that might be different from the biosphere on Earth.

This will be a block based course. We will cover all areas of the Science curriculum, with a different focus area in each block.

1.1 - I believe in the stars and the planets
1.2 - Finding solutions
2.1 - This thing called life
2.2 - Faster than light
3.1 - Life on Mars
3.2 - Burn it down or blow it up?
4.1 - Rovers



Courses offered per block.

TitleLA CodeBlockYear
Science projectsMATP4.12017
From the lab to the fieldMATP3.22017
Animals and their EnvironmentsKATA3.12017
The Force will be with you, always....MATP2.22017
Reaction timeMATP2.12017
H2O Just Add WaterKATA1.22017
Prove it! Science experiments, methods and investigations.MATP1.12017