Course Title: Examine concepts in biology

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3399 Certificate III in Science

Course Title: Examine concepts in biology

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019

Course Contact: Namrita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4387

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge to examine the major concepts in biology such as cell biology and ecology and their basic application.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU22068 Examine concepts in biology


1. Explain the basic building blocks for life

2. Explain the classification of living things

3. Describe the interaction of living things

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course may include worksheets, practical reports, written assignments and tests