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Title: GCSE Biology
Start date: 10/09/2019
Weekly hours: 2.5 hours
Location: Canterbury College
Fee: Fees may apply

GCSE Biology

Whether you have a strong interest in pursuing a career in science or are considering further study, this evening course will cover scientific theories and practices allowing you to gain your Biology GCSE.

What will I learn?

This course is ideal for those who require a GCSE qualification in science in order to progress in their chosen careers, those with an interest in science or for those wishing to study the basics of science in order to progress to a Level 3 Applied Science programme. With support from tutors who are specialists in a wide variety of scientific areas and access to science labs, you will cover a range of topics including:

  • Cell biology
  • Organisation
  • Infection and response
  • Bioenergetics
  • Homeostasis and response
  • Inheritance, variation and evolution
  • Ecology

How will I be assessed?

Paper 1: Written Paper: 1 hour 45 minutes
Paper 2: Written paper: 1 hour 45 minutes

What may it lead to?

With appropriate qualifications, you can apply for our Level 3 Applied Science programme. Success on this course will also give you sufficient points to gain access to university and is an excellent basis to start your working life.

Entry requirements

Applicants aged 16 -18 must have GCSE English and Maths grade 3/D. For adult learners, without the required entry requirements, a short aptitude test and interview will be held to assess applicants.

Additional information & other costs

Fees may apply for this course.

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ

Telephone:
01227 811111