11 General Integrated Science

Assessment Outline 2019

Assessment Type Assessment Type Weighting Assessment Task Weighting Assessment Task Timing Assessment Task Description
Science inquiry 50% 7% Semester 1 Week 5 Task 2: Practical: DNA extraction
8% Semester 1 Week 10 Task 4: Practical: Toxicology
8% Semester 1 Week 13 Task 5: Investigation: Crime Scene
7% Semester 2 Week 3 Task 8: Practical – Abiotic and biotic measurement techniques
10% Semester 2 Week 6 Task 9: Investigation – Monitoring ecosystems
10% Semester 2 Week 9 Task 10: Practical – Fish dissection
Extended response 30% 5% Semester 1 Week 2 Task 1: The Science of Forensic Science
10% Semester 1 Week 8 Task 3: Article analysis and Ethics
5% Semester 2 Week 1 Task 7: Research assignment – Aquatic Ecosystems
10% Semester 2 Week 14 Task 11: Research Assignment – Fisheries
Test 20% 10% Semester 1 Week 6 Task 6: Test: Forensics
10% Semester 1 Week 18-19 Task 12: Unit 1 test – Ecosystems
Total 100% 100%

This document is subject to revision.

The Year 11 Syllabus for Integrated Science, General can be found on the SCSA website: http://www.scsa.wa.edu.au/