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Biology A2 at Challenge College

Course description

At A2, this specification continues the approach taken at AS. The specification is clearly presented with a summary and content for each unit. There are additional sections summarising biological principles and establishing contexts for How Science Works.

Course content

Unit 4 Populations and Environment
Assessed by 90 minute examination which counts for 16.7% of A Level marks.

Unit 5. Control in Cells and Organisms
Assessed by 135 minute examination which counts for 23.3% of A Level.

Unit 6 Investigative and Practical Skills
Assessed by Internal Assessment which counts for 10% of A Level Marks

Entry requirements

Grade E or above in AQA AS Biology

Assessment

  • 90 minute examination which counts for 16% of A Level marks
  • 135 minute examination which counts for 23% of A Level
  • Internal Assessment which counts for 10% of A Level Marks

Future opportunities

Successful AS and A2 Biology students enter many respected professions including medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, archaeology, environmental sciences, biomedical sciences and engineering. If you have a great track record and genuinely want to do well please come and have a chat with us

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Challenge College directly.

Last updated date: 21 October 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year

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