Biology A Level at Copthall School
Biology is the scientific study of life and it involves the investigation of living organisms and life processes. This is a journey of learning that takes us from biological molecules, through to how cells work and from individual organisms to populations and whole communities of animals and plants. A qualification in Biology equips you with skills: Literacy, Numeracy, social awareness, and an ability to make connections between natural, social, economic, political and technological fields.
Topic 1: Biological molecules
Topic 2: Cells
Topic 3: Organisms exchange substances with their environment
Topic 4: Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
Topic 5: Energy transfers in and between organisms
Topic 6: Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environments
Topic 7: Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
Topic 8: The control of gene expression
Minimum BB in GCSE Science (Core and Additional) or in GCSE Biology and B in GCSE Maths
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Copthall School directly.