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Who is this course for?
A student wishing to study full-time to progress to university courses having recently achieved a range of GCSE and AS qualifications.
What qualifications or experience do I need ?
2 AS Levels at grades A-D including this subject. E grade AS Biology candidates may be considered on an individual basis.
What will I study ?
A2 Biology specification - 9BIO1 Examining Board - EDEXCEL Unit 4 - The Natural Environment and Species Survival Unit 5 - Energy, Exercise and Coordination Unit 6 - Practical Coursework Assessment In addition Tutorial will be added.
How will I be assessed ?
Assessment will be through: *examination *coursework according to the specification of the awarding examining board.
What qualifications could I achieve ?
On successful completion of this subject, the candidate will gain an A Level in Biology.
What can the course lead to ?
On successful completion of this course, you may progress to a university course of your choosing according to the subjects and grades that you have achieved.
How do I join the course ?
You must complete a full-time application form and make an appointment for an interview with a tutor. References will be required from your previous educational establishment.
Will I need an interview ?
Yes, before you can enrol.
Are there any extra costs for equipment/materials ?
Yes, students are required to buy one or more textbooks. We will be reviewing the new books as they are published and making specific recommendations to the students at the beginning of the course. Students will need a calculator and it is recommended that they buy a laboratory coat for practical work.
Further Information
For further information about the subject or to request a subject leaflet, please telephone Course Information on 020 8266 4000. Further Information about the expected availability of subjects and course requirements will be found in the College Full-Time Prospectus or will be explained at your interview.

Course Fees

The majority of course fees are free for UK/EEA students under 19yrs.

All students may  be charged for materials e.g. equipment, clothing etc. if appropriate

UK/EEA students aged 19 and over may need to pay course fees, and where applicable  exam and materials fees.  For information on whether you are eligible to pay for your course, what the fee is and what other funding options are available (e.g. 24+ Advanced Learning Loans, Learner Support Fund) please either email or ring the Admissions team on 020 8266 4100.

We make every effort to ensure that these course details are accurate. Barnet and Southgate College reserves the right to make alterations. Information on fees is indicative and subject to change.

Course Details

This course has rolling start dates. Please enquire for details

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