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Biology at Sandbach School

Course description

Course Content

AS Unit Name

Unit 1

  • Cells
  • Exchange and Transport

Unit 2

  • Biological Molecules
  • Food and Health
  • Biodiversity and Evolution

Unit 3

  • Practical Skills in Biology 1

A2 Unit Name

Unit 4

  • Communication & Homeostasis
  • Excretion
  • Photosynthesis
  • Respiration

Unit 5

  • Cellular Control & Variation
  • Biotechnology & Gene Technology
  • Ecosystems
  • Responding to the Environment

Unit 6

  • Practical Skills in Biology

Entry requirements

Candidates should come from a Double Science background with a minimum grade “B” at GCSE. An inquisitive mind, a good understanding of Mathematics at GCSE minimum grade “B” and a keen interest in Biology are useful prerequisites.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sandbach School directly.

Last updated date: 16 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years

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