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A Level Biology (Exam Included)

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Biology is both enthralling and mysterious. Take a step back and consider the world as we know it now. It is merely a steppingstone in the formation a life that began billions of years before. Life which will go on to change and evolve many years after we are gone.

To comprehend this, the intricacies surrounding each living thing and how each living system interacts is awe-inspiring. And this is just scratching the surface of where your studies can take you with A Level Biology.

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100% online learning and assessment

Self-paced study

Enrol today for
just £9.99

Study around other commitments

24/7 access to online learning

  • Learn about the human body in great detail
  • Identify the building blocks required to sustain life
  • Assess previous research to develop your understanding of biological principles
  • No entry requirements to study A Level Biology
  • Complete this online course in as little as six months or over two years
  • A dedicated tutor is assigned to you to answer your questions and provide guidance

A Level Biology gives you the opportunity to study life itself. You will delve into the concepts and principles that exist to create organisms and ecosystems. Examining their complexities to gain a deeper understanding of their makeup. A Level Biology will significantly build on your existing knowledge, while exploring new, fascinating topics.

Obtaining an A Level in Biology can open several career pathways for you. Most degrees in medicine, biomedical sciences, dentistry, dietetics, physiotherapy, orthoptics and veterinary medicine all require a Biology qualification. It is also recommended if you wish to study subjects like environmental science, nursing, occupational therapy, pharmacy, sports science and speech therapy.

Completing your online A Level in Biology allows you to progress to university level study, should you get the requied grades. So you can take your passion for Biological Science further and into an exciting career.

Once you have worked your way through the course material you will be ready to sit your exams. Exams are held during May/June and can be sat either at a testing centre or online.

If you opt for online you will need a working webcam so an invigilator can observe you throughout to ensure fair conduct.

Upon completion of your exams you will be awarded your qualification.

During your studies you will cover the following modules:

  • Introduction to Science
  • Biological Molecules
  • Cells
  • How organisms exchange substances with their environment
  • Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
  • Energy transfers in and between organisms
  • How organisms respond to changes in their environments
  • Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
  • The control of gene expression

Great news! There are no entry requirements for the course. However, GCSE grade C or above in Biology, Maths and English Language would be an advantage. You will need access to a computer or tablet and an internet connection.

At the end of each unit you will find a Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA). This is completed online and submitted to your tutor. Once assessed your tutor will return your work complete with its final grade and feedback. Once you’ve successfully passed each assignment you’ll be ready to take your exam!

If you decide to take the A Level exam at the end of this course and pass, you will have gained an A Level in Biology. This will enable you to progress to further and higher education programmes.

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