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Biology 1 Preliminary Course : Biology - New South Wales Series - Judith Kinnear

Biology 1 Preliminary Course

Biology - New South Wales Series

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Published: 4th December 2003
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<p><strong><em>Biology 1 Preliminary Course </em></strong>along with <strong><em>Biology 2 HSC Course</em></strong>&nbsp;are highly contemporary texts specifically for the Stage 6 Biology syllabus for Year 11 and 12 students in New South Wales. Written by experienced Biology educators and authors, it offers the most authoritative and in-depth coverage of the four Preliminary modules and the HSC topics, in an attractive visual format to stimulate students' interest and enhance their learning. In <strong><em>Biology 1 </em></strong>&amp; <strong><em>Biology 2 </em></strong>the authors provide students with a solid grounding in biological concepts, an appreciation of the historical developments in the science, and fascinating insights into the people and technologies involved in current practice and research.</p> <p><strong>Features</strong></p> <ul> <li>Full-colour format with high-quality illustrations and stunning photographs</li> <li>Clear explanations of the syllabus content, with key ideas summaries and Quick-check questions interspersed regularly to check students' understanding</li> <li>The most up-to-date information on current biological research and technologies</li> <li>Case studies, people profiles and Odd Facts to sustain and extend students' interest</li> <li>chapter reviews, with key work lists and a variety of questions, including web-based questions, that consolidate learning and encourage discussion and further research</li> </ul>

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the book is used as a resource in The Stage Six NSW syllabus Biology preliminary course. we have found it to be an excellent depth and highly relevant to the syllabus materials. An extremely useful resource.

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Part 1: A local ecosystem
Chapter 1: Distribution and diversity in ecosystems
Chapter 2: How do ecosystems operate?
Chapter 3: Changes in ecosystems

Part 2: Patterns in nature
Chapter 4: Cells: structure and function
Chapter 5: Cells: specialisation and growth
Chapter 6: Fuel for plants and animals
Chapter 7: Gas exchange in plants and animals
Chapter 8: Transport and exchange of nutrients and wastes

Part 3: Life on earth
Chapter 9: Life on Earth: when, where and how?
Chapter 10: Life on Earth: past and present
Chapter 11: Classifying the world of life

Part 4: Evolution of Australian biota
Chapter 12: The Australian environment: changes over time
Chapter 13: Evolution of Australia's flora and fauna
Chapter 14: Survival down under

ISBN: 9780701634247
ISBN-10: 0701634243
Series: Biology - New South Wales Series
Audience: Primary / High School
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 4th December 2003
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.000 x 21.500  x 1.900
Edition Number: 1