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Biology A level at Hedingham School and Sixth Form

Course description

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.

Entry requirements

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).

Further information

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.

Last updated date: 02 November 2017
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