Level 2 Biology

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms S. Parker

Recommended Prior Learning

Ideally either:

Or with HoD's approval.

LEARNING ACTIVITIES: Devices will be essential for every lesson. A variety of teaching methods will be used as appropriate to the content. Laboratory skills are essential in cell biology; problem solving in genetics; field studies in ecology. A variety of textbooks are used in conjunction with a workbook. Material will be presented in a variety of ways including presentations, videos and computer animations. Homework is a vital part of the course and students can expect to have regular homework set. Expect to partake in at least one field trip.

All fields of health science; medicine, sports science, animal studies, horticulture, forestry,
biotechnology, ecology, wildlife management, agriculture and forensics.



Assessment Policy & Procedures

Level 3 Biology, Level 3 Biology - Extended

Career Pathways

Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Paramedic, Animal Care Attendant, Zoologist, Marine Biologist, Microbiologist, Biosecurity Officer, Brewer, Midwife, Dental Assistant, Science Technician, Dental Technician, Crop Farmer/Manager, Forensic Scientist, Environmental Scientist, Food Technologist, Forestry Scientist, Health Care Assistant