A GCSE in Biology can be used in a high number of cases where a GCSE Science qualification is required as a condition of entry. For example, nursing degrees and teaching training programmes.
- Cell biology
- Infection and response
- Homeostasis and response
- Inheritance, variation and evolution
- Key ideas
The classes will last for two hours a week over 30 weeks.
These will include lectures, learning activities and laboratory sessions. Students will be expected to spend several hours doing private study in order to reach the standard requirements for examinations.
You will sit two exams of 1 hour 45 minutes duration each in the summer examination window of the academic year you are studying in.
Places are offered by interview and an initial assessment test. To book a place at a part-time science course enrolment evening, please contact 0121 678 7362.
Successful completion of an interview and diagnostic assessment.
Apparatus and materials for practical work, including safety equipment, are provided.
This qualification is often used as an entry qualification to specific programmes such as nursing degrees and teacher training programmes.