Biology at Island Innovation VI Form Campus
There are 2 pathways through this
A concept-led approach that begins with
a study of laws, theories and models of
biology and finishes with an exploration
of their practical applications.
A context-led approach that begins
with consideration of an application
that draws on many different areas
of biology and then moves on to the
biological concepts underlying this
Both approaches enable the use
of motivating, up to date and
contemporary contexts and we can
deliver a “mix and match” of both
approaches to cater for all students’
AS units include: Cells exchange and transport, molecules, biodiversity, food and health and practical skills in biology1.
A2 units include: Communication, homeostasis and energy, control, genomes and environment, and practical skills in biology 2.
5 A* - C at GCSE to include;
B grade in Biology at GCSE
(if triple science) BB in Double science.
C grade in Mathematics.
B grade in English.
Careers in medicine, nursing, pharmacy,
occupational therapy, oceanography,
forestry ecology, forensic science and
environmental science are open to
students with human biology A Level.
The skills gained in Human Biology will
also be valuable in further education and
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Island Innovation VI Form Campus directly.