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What is covered in year 9 science?At Dymocks Tutoring, our Year 9 science program combines core Stage 5 (Year 9 & 10) science content with accelerated content from corresponding HSC science subjects. By the end of the year with us, students will have mastered a range of skills including hypothesis testing, predictions, problem solving, conducting investigations, analysing data, in addition to having covered content from the core Stage 5 syllabus areas of the Chemical World, the Physical World, the Living World and Earth & Space. They will also have been introduced to advanced concepts and skills that both deepen their scientific understanding and aptitude, and prepare them to excel in their future science study.
How do I start studying year 9 science?After successfully enrolling in our year 9 science program, students can commence their studies. They will complete a quiz at the start of each lesson to review previous content and complete a series of recap questions at the end of each lesson to ensure they understand the concepts.
How many terms are in science for year 9?Year 9 science has four terms, including:
- Term 1 — The Physical World: Students study the concepts of energy, electricity and magnetism. Through this, they gain an understanding of core aspects of both the physical world and modern technology. They also develop foundational skills of physics study including qualitative and quantitative analysis of physical systems, conducting scientific experiments and contextualising the societal impact and significance of scientific ideas and phenomena.
- Term 2 — The Living World: Students study foundational concepts of biology, including the interaction of life with its environment, ecosystems and natural selection. Through this study, they develop a core understanding of the living world that helps them to understand the natural world and prepare them for future study in biology.
- Term 3 — Earth and Space: Students study astronomical models of the solar system and universe, along with the geological structure and forces that shape the Earth. Through this, students deepen their understanding of the natural world and prepare for future study across a range of scientific disciplines.
- Term 4 — The Chemical World: Students study fundamental concepts of chemistry, including the structure of atoms, the periodic table and chemical bonding. Through this study, they develop the essential knowledge and skills necessary to analyse chemical systems in a range of practical contexts as well as in their future studies.
How much does year 9 science tutoring cost?Dymocks Tutoring in Australia provides small group or private tutoring for year 9 science at $432 per term or $32 an hour. Save 10% with discounts to make the course more affordable. It includes nine weekly lessons per term at 1.5 hours a lesson and access to one-on-one support where your child can tackle any topic they might be struggling with, with the support of their peers and tutors. Our tutors, previous students and professionals, are former high achiever HSC students who have since become experienced professional teachers. They bring energy and enthusiasm to each lesson to help your child build their confidence and achieve to the best of their ability. Sign up for a free trial today to see if our tutoring for science year 9 works well for your child.
How do I enrol in year 9 science tutoring?With 99% of our students reporting improved confidence and that studying with Dymocks made school easier, why not find out the Dymocks difference for yourself? Enrol in year 9 science tutoring by selecting the year 9 science course and submitting your online payment. If you have any queries, reach out to our support team, who would be happy to help.
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