Why should I study Essential Science?
In Essential Science you will learn about a range of different sciences in a highly interactive and collaborative environment. Essential Science can involve both research and practical experiences. If you enjoy science but haven’t previously studied a lot in this area, Essential Science is a great first step towards further study.
Where does Essential Science lead?
Essential Science A provides background knowledge useful for Stage 1 Chemistry and Earth and Environmental Science.
Essential Science B provides background knowledge for Physics and Coding.
Essential Science (Entry) provides background knowledge for Physics and Chemistry.
What work will I do in Essential Science?
In Essential Science you should be prepared for:
- using technology
- collaborative work
- practical report writing
- developing research skills
- creating info graphics
What do other students think about Essential Science?
I first chose Essential Science because I didn’t know what else to choose. I found that I really enjoyed working with others and investigating and experimenting in science. I choose to study Earth and Environmental Science at Stage 2 after studying Essential Science. I am now studying a Bachelor of Science (Mineral Geology) at the University of Adelaide.Ibrahim (former TSC student)
Where can I find more information about Essential Science?
For more detail about content and assessment, view the course information:
- Stage 1 (Year 11)