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Continuing Education
School District No.43 (Coquitlam)
Life Sciences: Literacy Foundations 5-7

 

​You will be introduced to concepts related to the health sciences (Biology & Chemistry). Are you working towards employment in the Health Sciences?  This course will prepare you for high school science courses while improving your English literacy.

Course Dates: Thurs. Dec. 1/16 through Mar. 9/17

Eligible students: Students currently in Foundations Levels 5, 6, or 7

To Register: Visit Montgomery Centre or call 604 936 4261 during our regular office hours.  

Registration is now open. Tuition is free for BC residents.

Click here for more information on how to register.

 COURSE TOPICS

Lab Procedures

Scientific Method

Biology:

An overview of Biology with terminology to prepare students for Biology 11 and Biology 12.

  • The 5 Kingdoms, Cell Division, Plant and animal systems, Reproduction
  • The human body : Human Biology • Digestive System • Circulatory System • Respiratory System • Nervous System • Urinary System • Reproductive System

Chemistry:

Properties of matter, Periodic Table, Chemical formulae, Ionic and covalent bonding, Acids, bases, and salts, Organic and inorganic compounds, Chemical reactions

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