IB Biology - Block D @ The Leigh Academy

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code TLA-1
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Biology is the study of life. Biologists attempt to understand the living world at all levels using many different approaches and techniques. At one end of the scale is the cell, its molecular construction and complex metabolic reactions. At the other end of the scale biologists investigate the interactions that make whole ecosystems functions.



Cell biology, molecular biology, genetics, ecology, evolution & biodiversity, human physiology

Additional higher level (AHL):

Nucleic acids, metabolism, cell respiration & photosynthesis, plant biology, genetics & evolution, animal physiology

How will it be delivered?

Written examination and achieving specific learning outcomes.

Entry requirements

  • 5+ GCSEs at grades 9-4
  • Grade 6 in Mathematics
  • Grade 6 - 6+ in Combined Science or 6+ in Biology 

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