A Level (Linear) Biology at Chelmer Valley High School
Biology is the science of life and how living things work!
At A level, we follow the AQA GCE for AS and A2 courses.
The Biology Department takes a 3 day field trip to Orielton Field Study Centre, Pembrokeshire with Year 12 students to carry out investigations in ecology to enhance their practical skills and gain a wider appreciation for conservation.
Biology is a useful qualification for many courses and careers including biomedical engineering, nursing, healthcare of people and animals, optician, environmental health sciences, biotechnology, physiologist, natural resource management, wildlife biologist, archaeology, marine biology, forest management, agricultural industries, teacher training, ecology, fish farming, crop management, nutritionists and many more.
1 Biological molecules
3 Organisms exchange substances with their environment
4 Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
5 Energy transfers in and between organisms
6 Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environments
7 Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
8 The control of gene expression
Exam Board: AQA
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chelmer Valley High School directly.