GCSE in Biology

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
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What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title GCSE in Biology
Code WALK60187529
Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Biology is the natural science that studies living organisms and their structure. Studying this course will develop scientific and analytical skills 


The course covers the following areas of study:

  • Cell biology
  • Organisation
  • Infection and response
  • Bioenergetics
  • Homeostasis and response
  • Inheritance, variation and evolution
  • Ecology
  • Key ideas

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is via examination (two papers) at the end of the year.

Entry requirements

There are no previous learning requirements.

Students at Walk Tall will need to undertake a suitable employability award and a money management award as part of the programme.

Your next steps...

The course can provide preparation for further study at Level 3. With further training, could help enable access to science based careers in medicine, research or teaching.