AS Level BiologyHome Study Zone
£ 245 - ($ 4.536)
¿Qué aprendés en este curso?
Skills and Training
This AS Level Biology Course will give you essential knowledge and understanding of different areas of the subject and how they relate to each other. You will gain a deep appreciation of the skills, knowledge and understanding of scientific methods. You will also become competent and confident in a variety of practical, mathematical and problem solving skills and develop an interest in and enthusiasm for the subject, including developing an interest in further study and careers associated with the subject
The course is ideal for anyone wishing to gain a knowledge and understanding of this subject or for anyone who wishes to study at a higher level at University and gain UCAS points. You will also find this course extremely valuable if you are looking for a progression route for further training whilst employed.
Please note: A‰Ûª Levels (including AS) are changing over the next few years, click here for more information.
This AS Level Biology course forms part of the new linear qualifications. This means that students will sit exams for their particular qualification at the end of the completed course in the June series.
AS levels will become decoupled from A‰Ûª Levels; this means that they will both become entirely separate qualifications. You will no longer be able to carry forward your AS qualification to the A‰Ûª Level qualification and you will sit either AS or A‰Ûª Level exams.
Paper 1, written exam: 1 hour 30 minutes, 75 marks, 50% of AS
Paper 2, written exam: 1 hour 30 minutes, 75 marks, 50% of AS
This course covers the full AQA AS Level Biology specification meaning you will not require any further study resources.
- Biological molecules
- Organisms exchange substances with their environment
- Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
- Paper 1 will cover content from topics 1-4
- Paper 2 will cover content from topics 1-4
Assessment of practical skills in this AS specification will be by written exams only.