Biology 11

Biology 11 Course Details

Teacher

Rhiannon Cockayne & Kathleen Pugh

Prerequisite

It is recommended that students complete Science 10 or equivalent.

Description

Biology 11 is an online, media-rich course designed to meet the new BC Biology 11

Curriculum (2016). The course offers interactive lesson, a variety of guided activities, assignments and labs, rubric-based assessment, an inquiry project.

This course consists of several units. These include Evolution, Classification, and Diversity of Organisms. There is an extensive overview of major groups of living organisms. Labs are completed on-line and involve dissections, microscope work, classification studies and research.

Type

online

Credit

4

Summary

Biology 11 is a self-paced course and students can begin throughout the year. Students are expected to finish their course within a one-year period.

Evaluation

Students are assessed on a variety of assignments in each unit, including labs, learning guides, quizzes and other activities. Assignments are submitted electronically through the course dropbox to ensure prompt feedback. Most assessments are rubric-based.

Each unit is worth 12.5% of the student’s final mark.

BC Performance Standards

Requirements

Outcomes

Click here to view the Prescribed Learning Outcomes (PLOs) for this course.