GCSE Biology at Stanmore College


Qualification GCSE Biology
Subject Area Vocational Science
Attendance Full Time

Course Content


  • B1 - You and Your Genes
  • B2 - Keeping healthy
  • B3 - Living together
  • B4 - Using food and controlling growth
  • B5 - The human body
  • B6 - Life on Earth
  • B7 - Ideas about science
  • B8 - Practical techniques

Course Outcomes

  • Increase emphasise scientific literacy.
  • Develop practical skills
  • Develop knowledge of how science works
  • To develop writing in a scientific manner


Entry Requirements

Grade 3 in GCSE science & GCSE in English and Maths would be advantageous.


Two 1.45hr exams in May and June. There is no assessed coursework on this course.


Calculator and Text Book