All about our Biology A Level Linear Yr 1 course:

A taste...

Biology A-level will give you the knowledge, understanding and skills to make connections and associations with all living things around you.

The details

Biology is the study of how living processes work to enable organisms to function and continue, and if that’s not important, what is? Being such a broad topic, you are bound to find a specific area of interest, plus it opens the door to a fantastic range of interesting careers in bioscience

How is this course assessed?

This course is assessed through external written assessments and the assessment of practical skills.

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What about careers?

Biology leads to careers in; Biomedical research scientist (life sciences), Biotechnologist, Dentist, Doctor, Higher education lecturer, Marine biologist , Microbiologist, Midwife, Medical research scientist, Medical nurse, Nature conservation officer, Pharmacologist, Science writer, Surgeon, Teacher of Biology, Veterinary nurse, Veterinary physician, Zookeeper & Zoologist

Which other courses does this combine well with?

A-level Chemistry, A-level Geography and A-level Psychology.


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