Biology A level at Enfield County School
For those students interested in Biology and committed to completing an academic course.
3.1 Biological molecules
3.3 Organisms exchange substances with their environment
3.4 Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
3.5 Energy transfers in between organisms
3.6 Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environment
3.7 Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
3.8 The control of gene expression
Students must have a B or above in core Science GCSE and the Additional Science GCSE or a grade B in Biology GCSE. In addition students must have achieved at least a B grade in the Biology modules for both GCSE’s. Students must also have at least a grade B in English Language and Mathematics
Assessment of content and practical skills is through public examinations. Key practical skills will also be assessed directly by a teacher as part of normal lessons leading to a practical endorsement. This does not contribute to the final grade.
Science related career following higher education e.g. teaching, medicine, health-related industries, veterinary science, agriculture, horticulture, food science (production, research), conservation, environmental protection, biotechnology, microbiology.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Enfield County School directly.