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AS Biology Level: 3 Location: JWC Years: 1 Course Summary Biology at Advanced level will enable you to acquire a systematic body of knowledge and an appreciation of its significance. It is a subject that can provide you with great enjoyment and respect for all things living. It can prepare you for further study or employment. How will I be assessed? Written examinations and practical skills. 80% exams. 20% practical skills. How much time will I spend on the course? 5 hours per week. How is the course delivered? Classroom-based learning, practical work and trips. Who is this course suitable for? Suitable for students who wish to go into Higher Education or a career in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Animal Health, Agriculture or Horticulture, etc. What are mandatory modules or units? AS: Cells, Exchanges and Transport; Molecules, Biodiversity, Food and Health and Practical Skills in Biology 1. A2: Communication, Homeostasis and Energy; Control, Genomes and Environment and Practical Skills in Biology 2. What materials do I have to provide? Pens, paper, etc. Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required? No What can I do after this course? Higher Education or employment. What careers would this course be useful for? Useful for careers in Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Education.

AS Biology Level: 3 Location: JWC Years: 1 Course Summary Biology at Advanced level will enable you to acquire a systematic body of knowledge and an appreciation of its significance. It is a subject that can provide you with great enjoyment and respect for all things living. It can prepare you for further study or employment. How will I be assessed? Written examinations and practical skills. 80%...

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