Year 10 Science

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Northage

Students will apply the scientific knowledge and skills they have learned in Year 9 and use them to communicate effectively their observations and the patterns they see in the contexts of chemical reactions, adaptations, geology, forces, electricity and genetics. They will take part in informed discussion and debate on a range of science-related issues, making decisions about the protection and wise use of earth’s resources.




Level 1 Applied Science, Level 1 Science

Your Year 10 Science teacher will advise which Level 1 course (Applied Science or General Science) they think is the best course for you.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20 Science Workbook

Pathway Tags

Medicine, Nursing Technician, Dentist, Technologist, Teacher, Marine Biologist, Zoologist, Veterinarian/Vet, Nurse, Pharmacist, Geneticist, Bio-Chemist, Agricultural Scientist, Environmental Scientist, Industrial Chemist, Forensic Scientist, Engineer, Pilot, Medicine, Physicist, Meteorology, Geophysics, Astronomy, Medical Radiation Technician, Oceanographer, Tree Surgeon, Nursery Production Manager, Packhouse Supervisor, Orchard Grower, Town Planner, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Tourism Industry, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Meteorologist, Policy Analyst, Resource Management, Speech Therapist, Diplomat, Sociologist, Archivist, Film maker, Lawyer, Dietitian, Social Work, Geologist, Exercise and Sports Scientist


An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.

All approvals for courses through this system are subject to satisfactory achievement in remaining internal standards and external examinations. Course Confirmation Day will run at the start of next year, where final approval for each course will be confirmed.