Accessibility links

Biology (AS) at Cheslyn Hay Sport & Community High School

Course description

AS units and content: AS Unit 1 – Biology and disease Unit 2 – The variety of living organisms Unit 3 – Investigative and practical skills in AS Biology

Entry requirements

Grades BB or higher in core and additional GCSE Science is required, or discrete sciences. A grade B or above in GCSE Maths is also necessary.

Future opportunities

Any science related career path – Biologist, Teacher, Doctor or Nurse.You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses that may overlap with Biology or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Biology, which could lead onto higher education in science related subjects or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Biology such as a Doctor, Nurse, Science Technician or Marine Biologist. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you to develop the basic skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cheslyn Hay Sport & Community High School directly.

Last updated date: 07 July 2014
Provider logo

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year