Author(s): Peter Walster
by Peter Walster
1. Syllabus checklist
2. Essential theory
3. Student activities
4. Trial tests
5. Model answers
Students will enhance their understanding of Biology Year 11 with this study guide written by Peter Walster.
This guide, which follows the Western Australian ATAR curriculum, promotes structured learning and has detailed questions and answers. Students are able to self-regulate their learning and progress with user friendly checklists, as well as trial tests and model answers.
About the Author
Peter Walster was Head of Science in several WA government schools, most recently at Perth Modern School, for 24 years until his recent retirement. With a science degree and Masters in Education, he has taught biology and human biology both in Western Australia and in the UK for thirty-eight years.
Peter has marked TEE (now WACE examinations) for over 35 years. For many years, he assisted the chief markers and examiners in the development of marking keys used by markers of biology examinations and he has acted as a supervisor assisting the chief examiners with the biology examination marking for many years. He has served on a number of syllabus committees and reference groups helping to develop new biology courses.
Peter has conducted revision seminars in biology and human biology at many schools, public and private, in the city and in country regions. Since retiring from teaching he has also been employed by Curtin University as a supervisor of trainee teachers on their school practicals.
Peter is the author of several revision guides used by many schools for Biology and Human Biology.