A Level Biology at The Whitby High School
In Biology you will develop practical skills, by planning
experiments, collecting data, analysing experimental
results and making conclusions.
You will also learn how scientific models are developed,
the applications and implications of science, the
benefits and risks that science brings and the ways in
which society uses the science to make decisions.
The qualification builds on the knowledge, understanding and practical skills thatyou gained in GCSE Science, GCSE Additional Science or GCSE Biology. It isexpected that you should have obtained at least a grade B. You should also have atleast a C grade in GCSE Mathematics, as numerical and mathematical skills areimportant in Biology. A C grade is English is also required. OCR grades notconsideredYou will also need to be able to communicate effectively, be able to plan and carryout research and think critically about problems.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Whitby High School directly.