Chifley College Dunheved Campus

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Science

Head Teacher:

  • Veronica Longridge

Teachers:

  • Anju Sharma
  • Jasmin Narayan.

Faculty teaching aims:

  • The study of Science in Stages 4 and 5 develops students' scientific knowledge and understanding, skills and values and attitudes within broad areas of science that encompass the traditional disciplines of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and the Earth Sciences. As well as acquiring scientific knowledge and skills, students apply their understanding to everyday life and develop an appreciation of science as a human activity.
  • Students learn about the need to conserve, protect and maintain the environment, the use and importance of technology in advancing science and the role of science in developing technology. Students also develop an appreciation of, and skills in, selecting and using resources and systems to solve problems.

Subjects taught by faculty:

  • Science
  • Agriculture

Faculty achievements:

  • 1st┬áPlace in various categories at the Penrith show since 2003.
  • Stream watch participant
  • Federal competition Enviro Inspiro Runner up (2007).

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