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Biology at South Holderness Technology College

Course description

Every day new discoveries are made in biological and medical science which have a dramatic impact on our lives and futures.

AS Biology builds on your knowledge and understanding of the concepts of Biology from GCSE. You will be made aware of the advances in biotechnology, be able to discuss the value and responsible use of Biology in society and you will have the opportunity to sustain and develop your enjoyment of science.

It can lead to careers in Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science and to a wide range of university courses.

If you wish to pursue a Biology course at University, then you are advised to take Chemistry at AS too.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs A-C grade including Maths and English

A grade B in GCSE subjects is required for most A Level programmes. Please speak to the sixth form subject teacher for specific details on course entry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Holderness Technology College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years