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Full-Time AS & A Level Biology Duration 1 - 2 Years Venue Newcastle-under-Lyme College Study Mode Full-time Course Level Level 3 - A Level & equivalent Department Newcastle Sixth Form Centre Course Description On a biology A Level course, you'll improve the knowledge you've already got and you'll also learn about all sorts of new and exciting areas of biology, with plenty of practicals and theory work along the way. What's more, in your second year, we'll let you choose a specialist subject from human (mammalian) physiology, environmental biology and general biology. The course follows the new OCR syllabus (AS = H021, A = H421). For the AS you study 3 units in Year 1, adding a further 3 more units to complete the full A Level. F211 Cells, Exchange and Transport. F212 Molecules, Biodiversity, Food and Health F213 Practical Skills in Biology F214 Communication Homeostasis and Energy F215 Control, Genomes and Environment F216 Practical Skills in Biology 2. Where will course take me? Successful completion of the course gives you a qualification that is accepted for entry into Higher Education for studies in a variety of scientific fields including the health services, environmental protection, the biological industry, forensic science, agricultural services and education, and is also relevant to programmes in social sciences. Course Assessment Method Written examinations for two units each year and one unit assessed during internally supervised sessions using assignments supplied by OCR. Awarding Body OCR Target Mode 16-18

Full-Time AS & A Level Biology Duration 1 - 2 Years Venue Newcastle-under-Lyme College Study Mode Full-time Course Level Level 3 - A Level & equivalent Department Newcastle Sixth Form Centre Course Description On a biology A Level course, you'll improve the knowledge you've already got and you'll also learn about all sorts of new and exciting areas of biology, with plenty of practicals and theory...

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