They study topics related to Biology, Chemistry and Physics which include Food and Digestion, Electricity, Heart and Lungs and Energy.
In Year 10, students are prepared for GCSE with particular attention given to how to carry out and write up investigations, analyse the results, and evaluate their work.
TEENAGERS across the country collected their 2019 GCSE results on August 22, 2019 - the same day the grade boundaries were released.
Here's everything you need to know and how the grading system works for the different exam boards.
The options available include CCEA Single Award Science, CCEA Separate Sciences (Biology, Chemistry and/or Physics) or OCN Level two Applied Science.
The CCEA courses each comprise of external exams available at both higher and foundation level and coursework, while the OCN course is 100% assignment based.
There are five different exam boards used in every school in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
This list includes Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA), Council for Curriculum and Examinations Assessment (CCEA), Pearson Edexcel, Oxford Cambridge and RSA Exams (OCR) and Welsh Joint Examinations Committee (WJEC).
Our Vision The Science department at Strangford College aims to provide a broad and balanced curriculum suited to the interests and needs of all our students.
We endeavour to develop skills and capabilities to help our students grow into successful adults capable of making informed choices and having the potential to make a valuable contribution to the world of work and society in general.