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Full Time A Level : Biology Is this course for you? A Level Biology is designed to stimulate your interest in the phenomenon which we call life. Never far from the news headlines, biological advances continue to help shape our world, often in a controversial way. If you enjoy a challenge, have an inquisitive mind and are interested in going to university, this course is for you. As a student on the course you will gain a wide range of skills and knowledge linked to important practical applications such as forensic science, gene technology and food production. Biology is a key science for entry into a wide range of professions and specialisms and this subject is therefore ideal for those wish to keep their future career options open How long is the course? Two years - AS in year 1 and A2 in the second year When you will be attending. Two 2 hour classes per week When does the course start? September What's the course about? Areas of study include: Molecules, Cells and Systems, making use of Biology - including application of enzymes, genetic material and gene technology, adaptations and selection and biodiversity. Is work experience a necessary part of the course? No, although work experience, voluntary participation and enrichment projects are encouraged. How will you be assessed? This is carried out by completing 2 external examination units and 1 Investigative and practical skills unit. What qualification will you achieve? You will get an AS Level Biology in the first year and if you progress you will get an A2 Level in Biology at the end of second year. What can this course lead to? An AS Level in Biology preferably at grade D is required for entry to the A2 course. It can help gain entry into a wide range of science based Higher Education courses, or into employment.

Full Time A Level : Biology Is this course for you? A Level Biology is designed to stimulate your interest in the phenomenon which we call life. Never far from the news headlines, biological advances continue to help shape our world, often in a controversial way. If you enjoy a challenge, have an inquisitive mind and are interested in going to university, this course is for you. As a student on...

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