Biology A Level

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

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


Topics studied include: plant biology, animal biology and microbiology. These are covered by studying biodiversity, exchange and transport of substances, cells, ecosystems, control systems, genetics and evolution as well as energy for biological processes.

The course includes practical skills and mathematical skills.



How will it be delivered?

Assessed by written examinations.

Practical skills are assessed directly through core practicals.

AS: two written papers

A Level: three written papers

Entry requirements

Overall requirement for Post 16:

5 A* - C at GCSE (English and mathematics grade 4). Max 2 BTECs at merit can count.

Subject specific requirements:

BB in science core and additional   5 in mathematics

Your next steps...

Careers in Medicine, Pharmacy, NHS, biosciences