Biology A Level

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This exciting new biology course has been developed to ensure that all students gain the key insights needed to build a solid foundation for a potential career as a biologist. Students gain practical skills alongside the most up to date theory. This is a course which emphasises the application of students’ knowledge to new contexts and encourages students to think about the role of science in society today.
This course is a wonderful opportunity for students who want to study biology at university or indeed a whole range of courses including Medicine, Dentistry, Environmental Sciences and Nursing. The skills that students gain from this course can be transferred to a wide range of further educational courses or employment opportunities.


AS Level

Paper 1 All Content

Paper 2 All Content


A Level

Paper 1 Biological molecules, Cells, Exchange and transport & Biodiversity

Paper 2 Energy transfers in and between organisms, Genetics, populations and evolution systems & Control of gene expression

Paper 3 All content, All practical skills & Essay

How will it be delivered?

Entry requirements

Students should have a grade B or higher in GCSE Biology or Core and Additional Science and a C grade or higher in English and Mathematics.

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