Biology – learning from home

These programs, created by department curriculum experts, can be adapted to support teachers delivering learning from home or in the classroom.

Preliminary Biology

Module 1 – Photosynthesis (3 hours)

In this unit, students investigate the biochemical processes of photosynthesis, cell respiration, and the removal of cellular products and wastes in eukaryotic cells.


Module 1 – photosynthesis (DOCX 70 KB)

Module 3 – Adaptations (3 hours)

In this unit, students explore how structural, physiological, and behavioral adaptations increase an organisms’ ability to survive.


Module 3 – adaptations (DOCX 146 KB)

Antibiotic resistance (3 hours)

In this unit, students will understand the importance of using antibiotics appropriately to effectively control infectious diseases.


Antibiotic resistance (DOCX 48 KB)


Please note:

Syllabus outcomes and content descriptors from Science Biology Stage 6 Syllabus© NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2021.

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