15 TCE credit points

Level: Level 1

Hours: 150

Type: TASC

Course overview

You have
TASC course
May lead to
  • No previous experience
  • An interest or need to develop scientific literacy and language 
Science 1
  • Further study
  • Careers that need science as it relates to Tasmania 

  • How to use science skills and knowledge to understand the world
  • Problem solving and inquiry skills
  • How people use science in their everyday lives
  • Where and why science is important in Tasmania 

  • Look at the landscape that surrounds me and how to use science to describe the features
  • Inquire into what is common to all living things and the processes they need
  • Investigate how the tools we use work according to physics
  • Experiment with how common chemicals react 
  • Plan to investigate an area of interest that practical science can help explain 

  • Is interested in working with people, animals, plants, materials or another hands-on career 
  • Wants to know about science in their local community 
This course is available at 3 locations