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SACE 1 Year 11

Biology Combined Workbook – Australian Curriculum

$70.00 inc. GST
SKU: S1BIOWKC Category:
Topics 1-4
First Edition
Year 11 Publication
ISBN: 978-1-925505-16-0
  • Alan Crierie 
  • Dave Grieg 
  • Simon Ruthven 

2020 Booklist

Students/teachers ordering for 2020, please be aware that a 2nd edition will be available in December 2019. You can see information about this new edition here.

The Essentials Workbooks and Key Ideas Textbooks are designed to support the teaching of SACE stage 1 and 2 subjects in South Australia. Essentials Education’s Biology Workbooks for the SACE Stage 1 Biology integration of the Australian Curriculum are specifically designed for the South Australian requirements. 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 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.

Appendices Sample

Workbook Topic Test Sample

Table of Contents

  • 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
    • Appendices
  • 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
    • Appendices
  • 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
    • Appendices
  • 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

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