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A Level Biology

Activate Learning
Course summary
2 years
0 GBP
Full time
Oxford
Next available date: 07/09/2020 - Oxford
GCSE / A Level

Course description

A Level Biology

This course can be studied as part of the science A Level pathway at Reading College.

If you want to learn more about biology, this A Level, combining theoretical and practical work, can increase your understanding.

It covers a range of topics, including cells and molecules, and develops your practical and research skills. You will also learn theories on the contribution of science to economy and society.

This course can lead to future study in the areas of veterinary, medical studies, biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, general biological, plant animal and environmental sciences.

Vocational science route: If you wish to study more practical applied science, you can apply to study our BTEC Level 3 Applied Science Extended Diploma. Both of these courses incorporate units of study covering physics, biology and chemistry.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

You will need five relevant, exam-based GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above, including English language and maths where appropriate.

Although BTEC qualifications and coursework-based GCSEs may be useful for specific subjects, they would normally be taken into account only once the basic entry requirements have been met. Additional specific GCSE grades are necessary for many of the subjects.

Training Course Content

Your study will include the following biological topics: 

  • Unit 1: Cells exchange and transport
  • Unit 2: Molecules, biodiversity, food and health
  • Unit 3: Practical skills in biology
  • Unit 4: Communication, homeostasis and energy
  • Unit 5: Control genomes and environment
  • Unit 6: Practical skills in biology two.

About provider

Activate Learning

Activate Learning

Activate Learning is a forward-thinking education group that aims for far-reaching, progressive change and impact through learning. We work with learners as individuals, helping them make the choice of course and career pathway that’s right for them. Our mission is to provide work-ready talent for business, and...


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Activate Learning

Oxford City Centre Campus
Oxpens Road
OX1 1SA Oxford Oxfordshire

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