Combined Science is a two year course which aims to inspire students to develop their scientific skills, knowledge and understanding. It is a hands-on, practical based course that provides a suitable foundation for further scientific learning in Year 9 and beyond.
Click here to view a 3D model of the Science Centre.
In Year 7, nine topics are covered:
- Laboratory safety
- Apparatus and scientific skills
- Investigation Science 1
- Acids and Alkalis
- The Solar System
In Year 8 the topics covered are:
- Food and Digestion
- Investigation Science 2
- Heating and Cooling
- Atoms and Elements; Respiration
- Compounds and Mixtures
- Ecology and Biodiversity
- Soils and Water
Click here to view the Science Academic Pathway at BMS.
We also run a popular, Friday lunchtime Science Club and actively participate in National Science Week.
Full details including resources for this course are available on the school’s Infozone.