A Level Biology
Studying A Level Biology will enable you to gain a greater understanding of the principles of life. The A Level course will focus on key principles that underpin all of biology.
|Do I need to have studied the subject at GCSE?||Yes|
|Are there specific entry requirements?||Grade 7 in GCSE Biology (or grade 7/7 in Combined Science). We also recommend at least a grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics.|
|What is the assessment format?||
3 exams taken in the summer of Year 13. Your practical skills will also be assessed throughout the course.
|Any particular subject combinations recommended||Chemistry or Mathematics if you want to study Biology at a top university. Geography or Psychology are other common choices.|