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Biology A Level at Prudhoe Community High School

Course description

  • Biological molecules
  • Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
  • Organisms exchange substances with their environment
  • Bioenergetics
  • Statistics
  • Ecosystems
  • Genetics and evolution
  • Control of gene expression
  • Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environment
  • Practical work

Assessment

  • Biology Paper 1: (91 marks) Students will complete short and long answer questions on the topic areas from year 12. Questions will be knowledge based; as well as drawing on the practical work that students have completed throughout the course.
  • Biology Paper 2: (91 marks) Students will complete short and long answer questions as well as a comprehension question on the topic areas from year 13. Questions will be knowledge based; as well as drawing on the practical work that students have completed throughout the course.
  • Biology Paper 3: (78 marks) Students will complete structured questions including practical techniques, critical analysis and an essay.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Prudhoe Community High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 March 2017

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