Warrumbungle National Park Environmental Education Centre

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Biology - Ecosystem dynamics

In-depth study for year 11 Biology students.

Inquiry Question:  “What effect can one species have on the other species in a community?”


  • investigate and determine relationships between biotic and abiotic factors in an ecosystem, including: ACSBL019
  • the impact of abiotic factors ACSBL021, ACSBL022, ACSBL025
  • the impact of biotic factors, including predation, competition and symbiotic relationships ACSBL024
  • the ecological niches occupied by species ACSBL023
  • predicting consequences for populations in ecosystems due to predation, competition, symbiosis and disease ACSBL019, ACSBL020
  • measuring populations of organisms using sampling techniques ACSBL003, ACSBL015

Ecosystem Study at WNPEEC for New Biology Syllabus (PDF 5.2MB)

Biology Depth Study Program trailer 

Year 11 biology program cost

DET Schools $10 per student (GST free) + $1.10 for Warrumbungle National Park day entry

Non-DET Schools $15 per student (GST free) + $1.10 for Warrumbungle National Park day entry

Risk Assessment (PDF 126.3KB)