Biology Level 2
Teacher in Charge: Mrs Curnow
This course covers ecological principles and their effects, analysis of biological information to the public, microscope use, the design, carrying out and reporting of a practical investigation, cell biology, gene expression and genetic variation and its effects.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Workbooks (external & revision) $35.
Recommended Prior Learning
Science 101, with a merit pass in both the derived grade Biology standard and the internal practical investigation. Students with achieved grade(s) are subject to HOD discretion.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 12
Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.