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SACE1 Biology (Australian Curriculum) Combined Workbook (Topics 1-4)

Year 11 Publication

ISBN: 978-1-925505-16-0

Author/s: Alan Crierie, David Greig, Simon Ruthven

Unit Price: $65.00

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Available now - Essentials Education's Biology Workbooks for the SACE Stage 1 Biology integration of the Australian Curriculum, specifically designed for the South Australian requirements. The workbooks are in stock now, ready for students taking SACE Stage 1 Biology in 2017.

Written by very experienced authors and teachers Alan Crierie, David Greig and Simon Ruthven, these workbooks (Workbook A and Workbook B, available as a set in the Combined Workbook) cover all of the content of the recently revised Year 11 (SACE Stage 1) Biology course in a series of chapters as outlined below.

In addition to addressing the theoretical concepts required, these comprehensive workbooks also provide a variety of written exercises and activities. The appendix for each topic contains suggested answers for students and useful guidance for teachers. There is also a comprehensive glossary of important terms.

This Combined Workbook includes:

Topic 1               Cells and microorganisms

Chapter 1.1        Living things are made up of cells

Chapter 1.2        There are two major cell types

Chapter 1.3        Cells divide by mitosis

Chapter 1.4        Cells require energy and materials

Chapter 1.5        Materials move in and out of cells

Chapter 1.6        Micro-organisms are important living things

Chapter 1.7        Micro-organisms can cause food spoilage



Topic 2 Infectious Disease

Chapter 2.1        Infectious disease differs from other diseases

Chapter 2.2        Methods by which diseases may be transmitted

Chapter 2.3        Infectious diseases can cause widespread health issues

Chapter 2.4        Examples of disease control

Chapter 2.5        Pathogens are adapted to enter cells and tissues

Chapter 2.6        Pathogens cause physical and chemical changes in the host

Chapter 2.7        The human immune system

Chapter 2.8        Acquired immunity


Topic 3         Multicellular organisms

Chapter 3.1        The process of cellular differentiation

Chapter 3.2        Multicellular organisms have a hierarchical organisation

Chapter 3.3        Multicellular organisms exchange materials with their environment

Chapter 3.4        In plants gas exchange is facilitated in the leaf

Chapter 3.5        The digestive system in animals

Chapter 3.6        The excretory system in animals

Chapter 3.7        The circulatory system in animals

Chapter 3.8        The transpiration system in plants



Topic 4 Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

Chapter 4.1        Biodiversity is the variety of all living things

Chapter 4.2        Biological classification indicates the relationship between organisms

Chapter 4.3        Organisms have adaptations

Chapter 4.4        Ecosystems can be diverse

Chapter 4.5        The biotic and abiotic components of ecosystems interact

Chapter 4.6        Ecosystems include populations that fill a specific ecological niche

Chapter 4.7        Ecosystems can change over time

Chapter 4.8        Humans have significant impacts on ecosystems and biodiversity



Appendices Sample

Workbook Topic Test Sample

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