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A-Level Biology

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title A-Level Biology
Code 601/4625/4
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

A-Level chemistry builds on the work students do at GCSE, extending and deepening their knowledge of biology. Taught by expert teachers, students will develop a broad understanding of a range of topics including Cells, Genetics, Biochemistry and Ecology

Practical work is at the heart of all good science teaching, and the required practical activities will give students the opportunity to embed their skills and knowledge. This course prepares students for further university study and is a gateway to a degree in any scientific or mathematical field. A-Level biology would assist greatly with a medical school application


Details

Biological Molecules, Cells, Exchange with the Environment, Energy Transfer, Genetics, Response to the Environment, Evolution and Ecosystems, The Control of Gene Expression.

How will it be delivered?

3x 2hour Exams at the end of the course.

Paper 1 and 2 cover content, paper 3 covers practical skills and data analysis

There is a separate practical skills endorsement that is taken alongside the A-Level and is internally assessed

Students will sit 2x 1 hour 30 minute AS exams at the end of Year 12 to assess their progress toward A-Level


Entry requirements

At least a 6-6 in Science and a 6 in Maths

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