Physical Science 20


Course Description

Learners will investigate what happens to the energy gained or lost by heating and cooling processes, and explore how mirrors reflect and refract light and create images. They will also analyze the characteristics of, and create new compounds from, chemical reactions. An overarching theme is the study of the enterprise of public and private science as it occurs in agriculture, industry, and universities to help students better understand the physical science related career paths.



Units of Study

  • Properties of Waves
  • Heat
  • Foundations of Chemistry
  • Student Directed Study Project
  • Career Exploration


Course Materials

Supplied by the DLC

None

Obtained by Student

None


Suggested Career Pathways

  • Forensic Scientist
  • Food Science Scientist, Technician or Inspector
  • Sound Engineer
  • Gravity Researcher

Pre-requisite

Science 10

Delivery Method

Online Asynchronous

Exams

This course requires a final exam to be supervised by a proctor

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