A Level Biology (6 terms)
Universities value learners who have a thorough understanding of key concepts in biology. They also value an in-depth knowledge of biology’s important themes and strong practical skills.
A Level Biology is usually studied with other science-based subjects and can lead to the following degree course: Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, Dentistry, Dietetics, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, Geology, Medical Science, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Sports Science, and Veterinary Science.
What will I study?
- Cells as the units of life
- Biochemical processes
- DNA and cells
- Natural selection
- Organisms in their environment
- Observation and experiment
Minimum age: 16
English language entry requirements: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
Academic entry requirements: 4 GCSE passes at grade C or above in relevant subjects, or equivalent evidence of a good secondary or high school education