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Biology at Penketh High School

Course description

AS YEAR 12The units covered are:BIOL 1 - Biology and disease - Including cells, food and digestion, heart and lungs, and diseaseBIOL2 - The variety of living organisms - including genes, variation and selection, plants andbiodiversity, and classification INTERNAL ASSESSMENT - Investigative and practical skills in AS BiologyA2 YEAR 13The units covered are:BIOL 4 - Populations and environment - Including population dynamics, photosynthesis andrespiration, succession and nutrient cycles, and inheritance BIOL 5 - Control in cells and in organisms - Including responses and coordination, muscles andhomeostasis, and genetic engineering INTERNAL ASSESSMENT - Investigative and practical skills in A2 Biology

Entry requirements

To study Biology at AS or A2 it is recommended that you have completed the GCSE Triple AwardScience course and have achieved a minimum of Grade B in Biology and Chemistry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Penketh High School directly.

Last updated date: 17 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years