Biology A Level at Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy
Students study a range of topics including: biochemistry, defence against disease, evolution and exchange systems in plants and animals in their first year. In their second year of study students will cover: genetics, excretion, respiration, photosynthesis and populations/sustainability.
A grade B or above in GCSE science and a good pass in mathematics.
Students are assessed at the end of the 2 years through 2 examinations which account for 100% of the qualification. Students also have the opportunity to gain a practical endorsement to sit alongside their A-Level qualification through the completion of a series of 12 practical assessments and write-ups.
Students who study Biology can continue to study Biology at university although this subject supports any science/maths led course ranging from teaching, medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, pharmacy, nursing (midwifery) and research science to name just a few!
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy directly.