Chemistry 11

Course Outline: CHEMISTRY 11

Course Duration:
You have one calendar year to complete this course from the date of Activation.

Units of Study:

  • Unit #1 – Safety
  • Unit #2 – Measurements & Calculations
  • Unit #3 – Elements, Compounds & Mixtures
  • Unit #4 – The Mole
  • Unit #5 – Chemical Reactions
  • Unit #6 – Atomic Structure & Bonding
  • Unit #7 – Solution Chemistry
  • Unit #8 – Organic Chemistry

Introduction:

Chemistry describes the behavior of matter, at the level of atoms and molecules. Living and non-living things are made of atoms, so knowledge of Chemistry is useful for anyone interested in Biology and other sciences.

Recommended prerequisites:

Good arithmetic skills and the ability to problem solve. Chemistry 11 does not contain higher level mathematics, but a student should be able to use simple equations.

Resources:

No text book is required. All of the resources are built into the course web pages.

However you must have access to a computer and the internet. Basic computer skills, like the ability to compose Word Documents and pdf files, will be very helpful.

Evaluation:

Substantive Assignment = 5%
Other Assignments = 25%
Unit tests = 45%
Final exam = 25%

For further curriculum details please refer to the BC Ministry of Education:
https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/science/11/chemistry

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to log onto the course and submit one assignment each week (or have contact with the instructor). Students who do not log onto the course, or keep in contact with their instructor on a weekly basis, will be viewed as having withdrawn from this online course. If you are active and withdraw from an online course, the Ministry of Education regulations will prohibit you from retaking this online course for two reporting periods.