Exam Information

Paper 1 covers topics 1–4: Cell biology; Organisation; Infection and response; and Bioenergetics 

Paper 2, covers topics 5–7: Homeostasis and response; Inheritance, variation and evolution; and Ecology

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Why is Biology a good GCSE to have?

Biology is a key subject for lots of STEM careers (Science Technology, Engineering and Maths especially for jobs  in medicine, dentistry, healthcare, forensic science, psychology, physiotherapy, agriculture, environmental science, zoology, geology, oceanography, pharmaceuticals, energy, teaching, science writing, genetics and research – as well as just giving the satisfaction of looking around you every day and thinking – I know why that happens or why that look like that or I know what is going on inside that ….