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Biology at Shrewsbury Sixth Form College

Course description

This is an exciting and exacting subject that is delivered in an innovative and dynamic way. As part of a well resourced and very successful department, students will be expertly guided and supported throughout the course. Transferable skills such as data analysis and practical design will be developed.

Students will study a broad range of biological topics over the two years and learn how to apply their knowledge to society and to novel situations, e.g. learning the fundamentals of genetics and using this information to genetically modify bacteria so that they glow in the dark!

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at C grade or above to include:

* C grade or above in English Language and Mathematics (higher tier) plus
* Two B grades or above in Core and Additional Science OR
* B grade or above in Biology and B grade or above in one other science.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shrewsbury Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 06 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years