Biology IGCSE (Distance Learning) at National Extension College *Fees Payable*
**DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE**
Providing a fantastic introduction to all aspects of biology, this home study IGCSE course gives you the opportunity to learn about the science behind life, reproduction, the environment and much more. You'll look at how different forms of life function, ranging from single-cell organisms, bacteria, plants and fungi, right up to the complex biological systems found in animals. If you want to study biology at A level, or just have an interest in the natural world, this distance learning course is perfect for you.
You should allow for between 120 and 150 hours' study time, plus additional time for completing assignments. You will have tutor support for a period of up to 18 months from the date of enrolment.
No previous knowledge is required for this course.
This course follows specification 4BI0 from the awarding organisation Edexcel. Full details of the specification can be obtained from Edexcel's website.
Two exams: 2hrs (67% of marks) and 1hr (33% of marks)
All exams must be taken in the same session
It’s your choice: pay in full and discount your course fees, or spread the cost with our finance offer. To pay in instalments, you will need to enrol by telephone.
Amount of credit: £355.50
Monthly payment: £59.25
Duration of agreement: 6 months
Total repayable: £395
Rate of interest: 0% (fixed)
0% APR representative.
For enrolments in the UK there are no additional postage and packing charges. For enrolments outside of the UK the following postage and packing charges apply:
- EU – £75 for the first course and £40 for second and subsequent courses
- Rest of the world – £130 for the first course and £70 for second and subsequent courses
This course is entirely self-contained so no additional textbooks are required.
Part of the course involves completing a number of simple, fun experiments which have been designed to be easy to carry out in your home. No laboratory access is required.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact National Extension College *Fees Payable* directly.