Stage 2 Biology is a 20-credit subject. The three strands of science to be integrated throughout student learning are:
- science inquiry skills
- science as a human endeavour
- science understanding
The topics at Stage 2 are:
- Topic 1: DNA and proteins
- Topic 2: Cells as the basis of life
- Topic 3: Homeostasis
- Topic 4: Evolution
Combining small classes
Refer to Assessment groups — Stage 2 (Information sheet 1) for information on combining classes to form an assessment group.
For general information about Stage 2 subjects, see Teaching Stage 2.
For workshops, PLATO courses, and Stage 2 assessment panels, see Professional learning.