1 Cell structure and technologies
2 Cell function
3 Organisation of cells
4 Nutrient and gas requirements
6 Effects of the environment on organisms
7 Adaptations and classification
8 The theory of evolution
9 Evidence to support the theory of evolution by natural selection
10 Population dynamics
11 Past ecosystems
12 Future management of ecosystems
13 Depth studies
Accessible language and clear explanation of concepts throughout.
Scenario-style questions within each chapter to apply, analyse and evaluate content.
Review quizzes at the end of each chapter to test students’ understanding.
Learning across the curriculum areas, as detailed in the syllabus, embedded within the content.
‘Working Scientifically’ processes developed within each investigation.
Includes both primary and secondary-sourced investigations, including modelling.
Contains a dedicated chapter on how to approach and carry out the Depth Study at Years 11 and 12.