2018 SACE Handbook - page 7

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Subject
11Art
Description
InVisual Art, students express ideas throughpracticalworkof painting, printmaking,
sculpture, textiles anddrawing. Studentshaveopportunities to research, understandand
reflect uponvisual artworks in their cultural andhistorical contexts.
Thebroadareaof Art includesbothartistic and craftingmethods andoutcomes, including
thedevelopment of ideas, research, analysis andexperimentationwith colour,mediaand
techniques.
Studentsdevelopartwork that expresses ideas andopinions,withknowledgeand
competence inusingartmaterials.
Studentsusedrawingas abasis todevelopworks,whichare completed inavarietyof
media.
Assessment
The following threeareasof studyareassessed:
Folio - planningof practicalwork
Practical - a resolvedartworkandaPractitioner's statement
Visual Study - adevelopment of art skills and learning
Notes
An interest inand/or ability indrawing isessential.
Theability todevelop ideas andwork independently isneeded.
Subject
11BiologyA
Description
Twoareasof studywill becovered:
Cells andmicroorganisms
Infectiousdiseases.
Cells andmicroorganisms looks at ProkaryoticandEukaryotic cells and theprocesses vital
for cell functioningand survival. Students learnabout the conditionsnecessary for the
growthand survival ofmicroorganisms and their use in scienceand industry.
In the topic infectiousdiseases students examine thevarious agents that cause infectious
diseases, includingviral, bacteriaandother parasiticpathogens. Students examine the
structureand functionof the immune system including thenon-specific and specific
responses.
The three strandsof science inquiry skills, scienceas ahumanendeavour and science
understandings are integrated throughout student learning in this subject.
Assessment
Assessment for Stage1Biology consistsof the set assessment tasksbeinggradedagainst
the state-wideperformance standards for Biology.
Investigations folio - practical investigations andahumanendeavour investigation
Skills andapplications tasks -tests
Notes
Students intending to studyBiologyat stage2 should complete two semestersof Biologyat
year 11.
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