Level 2 Biology
Contact Person: K. Silcock
This course introduces students to the world of living organisms. The content includes a study of the hidden world of cells and cell processes. The main focus is on Genetics, DNA and evolutionary change. Students also carry out investigations into adaptation and ecology. The course provides a knowledge and understanding of Biology and the essential role it plays in our modern understanding of our global wellbeing. Students who plan to do 13BIO must study this course as a prerequisite.
Genetic Variation and Change: Inheritance and development of species
Filed Trip: A biological Investigation
Gene Expression: DNA and how DNA works
Cell Processes: How cells work.
Adaptation and Exam preparation
Contributions and Equipment
Field trips: estimated $35.00
Recommended Education Perfect subscription $22.00
A minimum of 12 credits from 11SCI, 11SCB or 11SCP including 4 external credits.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.
Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.