Science & Technology
Environmental Science & Technology Gr. 10 (EST)
This 8-credit course consists of the two programmes, each worth 4, below:
Textbook & Resource: Observatory 4, facilelearning.com
There are two sets of marks; one for ST and one for EST programme. Student marks will be assessed by competency using the assigned percentages according as determined by MEES and the QEP.
40% Competency 1/Lab: Seeks answers or solutions to scientific or technological problems.
60% Competency 2/Theory: Makes the most of his/her knowledge of science and technology.
A variety of assessment tools will be used to evaluate the above competencies, which includes: quizzes; tests; labs; projects; journals; evaluation situations; etc.
** Students are to write the two final evaluations in June.
*** A MEES exam will be given for the ST course in June where it will make up 50% of the final C2 mark.