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Biology at Sir Christopher Hatton Academy

Course description

At AS Level you will follow a course of study which among other topics will include pathogens,
lifestyles, biological molecules, cells, diseases, immunology, genetics and ecology. At A2 level you
will get the opportunity to learn about populations, biochemistry of photosynthesis and respiration,
nutrient cycles, homeostasis, animal reproduction and principles of genetic engineering. Some of the
topics provide excellent opportunities for off-site visits and external experts coming in to share their
expertise with you.

Entry requirements

 In line with the entry requirements for a Tier 1 subject
. You should have a grade B or above in the science Extension unit
. Or a grade A in Additional Science
. You may also be considered for the course if your Biology module results are exceptional but
you fail to achieve an A grade in Additional Science

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sir Christopher Hatton Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 June 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years