Entry RequirementsTo be considered for this course as part of a full A level programme you will need an average GCSE point score of 6 (B) including a minimum of grade 6 (B) in Biology, Maths and English.
Assessment100% examination (20% Mathematical skills, 15% practical skills)
ProgressionBiology will provide you with the basis for a wide range of scientific and technical careers. Biology A-level is essential for entry to university courses for dentistry, physiotherapy or biotechnology. If you are an aspiring geographer or psychologist you should also consider studying biology – you will acquire investigative and practical skills that are directly applicable to these subjects.