Level 2 Biology

2BIO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Wilson

Topics covered are adaptations for survival, understanding of genetic variation and creates an awareness of biological issues that continually face our community.


Pathway

Level 3 Biology, Level 3 Science

Recommended Prior Learning

12 Credits in Level 1 Science and 8 Credits in L1 English


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91153 v2 Biology 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biology context, with supervision
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91154 v2 Biology 2.2 - Analyse the biological validity of information presented to the public
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91155 v2 Biology 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of adaptation of plants or animals to their way of life
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91157 v2 Biology 2.5 - Demonstrate understanding of genetic variation and change
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91190 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.4 - Investigate how organisms survive in an extreme environment
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

This course focuses on practical skills and research techniques required for Level 3 Biology.


Disclaimer

The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.