Biology A Level at South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College
If you have enjoyed Biology at GCSE and want to study the subject in more depth, then this is the subject for you. You must be willing to work hard and read around the subject from the start of this course and you will need to spend quality time on understanding and learning in Biology.
What will I learn?
Topics you will study include:
How organisms exchange substances with their environment
Variation and relationships between organisms, energy transfers in and between organisms
Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environments
Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
The control of gene expression
- Develop practical skills and knowledge of biological principles
- Strongly advised studying another science alongside Biology
- Independent research required
Overall, at least 10% of the marks in assessments will require the use of mathematical skills. These will be the standard of higher tier GCSE Mathematics.
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How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College directly.