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Science / Year 9 / Science as a Human Endeavour / Nature and development of science

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Curriculum content descriptions

Advances in scientific understanding often rely on developments in technology and technological advances are often linked to scientific discoveries (ACSHE158)

Elaborations
  • considering how common properties of electromagnetic radiation relate to its uses, such as radar, medicine, mobile phone communications and microwave cooking
  • investigating technologies involved in the mapping of continental movement
  • considering how the development of imaging technologies have improved our understanding of the functions and interactions of body systems
ScOT terms

Innovation,  Discovery (Observations)

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