Biology A level at Hedingham School and Sixth Form
Students at Hedingham School follow the Pearson Edexcel Biology B specification 8B101(AS)/9B101(A Level). This has been designed to encourage and inspire students by showing how an understanding of many contemporary issues requires a grasp of fundamental biological ideas. Biology is very important for anyone interested in studying a university course or pursuing a career in: Scientific Research, Medicine, Veterinary Science, Agricultural or Environmental Sciences, the Pharmaceutical Industry, Teaching or Conservation.
Students should achieve a minimum of a B grade in the examined element(s) of GCSE Biology or GCSE Science and Additional Science (having sat and gained at least a B grade in at least one higher tier GCSE Biology paper) to take A Level Biology. Students are required to have met the school’s A Level entry requirements (Grade 5 in English and Grade 6 in Maths plus three other A*-C passes).
The course would complement Physics, Chemistry, Psychology, PE, Health and Social Care, Maths and Geography A Levels.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hedingham School and Sixth Form directly.