GCSE Biology

The course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to achieve a Grade C in a GCSE Science required for teaching and nursing and for other progression.  It is the same course that students study in Y10 and 11 in school, if they study single science Biology.

This course is offered on Wednesday 16 September, 5pm to 8pm at Beverley, Course Code E0232G2LEE or Thursday 17 September, 5pm to 8pm at Bridlington, Course Code E0232S2LED.

For more information on how to enrol on this course, telephone 0345 120 0044


What will I study?

The course contains some Human Biology and other basic biology.  There is no detailed study of plants.

How will I be assessed?

The course consists of 3 modules + practical assessment.

Module 1 is assessed by 2 objective tests.(each 30 mins)

Modules 2 & 3 are assessed by short written papers (each 45 mins)

Practical work is assessed during course sessions.

Entry requirements

No formal requirements, but students need to discuss their previous studies with the tutor before enrolment

What next?

The course can lead to AS Biology or Human Biology and is useful for entry to University Courses and for employment

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide 2019 Full-time Course Guide 2020 Part-Time Autumn Course Guide