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Nelson Biology VCE Units 1 & 2 (Student Book with 4 Access Codes)

By | Copyright Year:2016 | ISBN-13: 9780170368377

Published:23/12/2015
Nelson VCE Biology Units 1 & 2 has been fully updated for the new VCAA VCE Biology Study Design being implemented in 2016. This new edition follows the 2016–2021 VCE Study Design in both content and intent. Key knowledge is fully and carefully explained in easy to understand, student-friendly language and key skills are scaffolded throughout. Dedicated chapters include the use of posters (Unit 1 AOS 3) and investigation of an issue (Unit 2 AOS 3), ensuring that students are well prepared to undertake these school-based assessment components.

*Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.
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CONTENTS

UNIT 1: HOW DO LIVING THINGS STAY ALIVE?
1 Cells and plasma membrane
2 Energy transformations
3 Functioning systems
4 Survival through adaptations and regulation
5 Organising biodiversity
6 Relationships between organisms within an ecosystem

UNIT 2: HOW IS CONTINUITY OF LIFE MAINTAINED?
7 The cell cycle and cell growth and differentiation
8 Asexual and sexual reproduction
9 Genetics
10 Inheritance
11 Investigating an issue
12 Scientific investigations

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Pam Borger is Project Coordinator, LEAP into Sciences, School of Applied and Biomedical Sciences, Federation University Australia.

FEATURES

Review questions throughout each chapter to check student understanding

Graded questions at the end of each chapter provide recall

Key illustrations and diagrams enhance concept understanding in an intuitive, step-by-step format

Important Biology concepts are highlighted throughout the chapters enabling students to create their own summaries

Full-page visual summaries at the end of each chapter

Short activities, data sets, experiments and investigations to enable students to learn, reinforce and practice key science skills. This provides students with invaluable preparation for the student-designed practical investigation outcomes in Unit 2.

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Nelson VCE Biology Units 3 & 4 has been fully updated for the new VCAA VCE Biology Study Design being implemented in 2017. This new edition follows the 2016–2021 VCE Study Design in both content and intent. Key knowledge is fully and carefully explained in easy to understand, student-friendly language and key skills are scaffolded throughout. Dedicated chapters include the use of posters (Unit 4 AOS 3) ensuring that students are well prepared to undertake these school-based assessment components. *Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.
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