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A Level Biology at Sir John Hunt Community Sports College

Course description

A-level Biology is designed to encourage students to develop an
enthusiasm for biology through the teaching of practical skills
alongside gaining an understanding of concepts and principles.
At AS level students develop an understanding of biology and disease,
the variety of living organisms and practical and investigative skills.
The emphasis at this level is focused around the way in which biologists
work and the contribution of biology to society.

At A2 level, students work in a similar way to AS but with a focus on
populations and environment, control in cells and in organisms and
again practical and investigative skills. Additional study areas
summarise biological principles and establish contexts for how science

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sir John Hunt Community Sports College directly.

Last updated date: 11 November 2014

Key information

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