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Biology at Minster School

Course description

AS and A level Biology takes knowledge gained at GCSE to greater and more interesting depths. You will, for example learn more about DNA and how it controls the cell and how and why a knowledge of neuro-transmitters can explain human behaviour and the effects of drugs.

AS and A level Biology should help you to:

* Develop essential knowledge and understanding of Biology and skills needed for the use of these in unfamiliar situations.

* Develop an understanding of scientific methods.

* Be aware of advances in technology, including IT, relevant to biology.

* Recognise the value and responsible use of biology in society.

Entry requirements

Standard Entry Requirement - 5 GCSE's grade C or above including Maths and English

Grade B or above in both Core and Additional Science or Biology

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Minster School directly.

Last updated date: 28 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years