AS Level Biology: Deposit Payment

ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/18 See full price list below. Deposit payment only, full balance to be paid upon enrolment.



Exam Board:  Edexcel
Specification:  8BI0
Exams available:  Summer
Average completion time: 1 year
Average hours of study: 10 hours per week (35 weeks x 10 = 350 hours)
Number of assignments: 10
Minimum Pre-requisites: 5 GCSE (or equivalent) Grades A-C including English and Maths and Biology GCSE grade C or above


AS Level does not lead to A Level - see A Level details for full course

Biology is the study of life: its cells, molecular basis, history and ecosystems it inhabits. It examines animals, plants, bacteria and viruses, genetics and the application of this knowledge to medicine, agriculture and industry. It can prepare you for further study in nursing, sport and forensic sciences, for example. The AS level is identical to the first half of the A Level course, but you can no longer carry marks over from AS to A Level.

This course assumes that you have obtained at least a grade C in Biology so you may wish to check your prior knowledge before undertaking this course. It also includes some mathematics in a biological context, which are covered in the accompanying text book.

Example Topics:

Molecules, cells and reproduction

Exchange, transport and diversity



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