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Biology at James Calvert Spence College

Course description

Biology AS builds on the concepts and skills that have been developed in GCSE biology and additional science. The course is made up of two examined units, ‘Biology and Disease’ and ‘The Variety of Living Organisms’. The third unit assesses investigative and practical skills.

The A2 course follows a similar pattern, covering modules on ‘Population and Environment’ and ‘Control in Cell and in Organisms’.

Entry requirements

Five GCSE subject passes grade A* - C to include either English or maths.

Students opting for this subject need to have a ‘B’ grade or above at GCSE biology or additional science.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact James Calvert Spence College directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2014

Key information

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