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Biology A Level at Ysgol Gyfun Penweddig

Course description

- Biological careers can be various, fascinating and rewarding. Biologists frequently play a pivotal role in dealing with various challenges that face society. Through studying the subject students are given the opportunity to develop their practical, reasoning, interpreting, evaluating and communication skills.
- Over the years the department has gained excellent Advanced Level results which have enabled students to pursue their chosen university courses.
- Biology is taught through the medium of english and welsh.

Future opportunities

- Biology is a subject that opens doors to many career pathways including medicine, veterinary science, physiotherapy, radiography, marine science, sport science, nursing, environmental studies and teaching.
- Past students have been extremely successful in all the above fields and many are now employed locally due to their ability to converse fluently in both Welsh and English.
- Almost all universities offer courses associated with aspects of biology and students are advised to consider the options available to them early in the Advanced Level Course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Gyfun Penweddig directly.

Last updated date: 14 September 2015

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