Biology at Penketh High School
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
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.