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34 Weeks
Students must have done CambriLearn’s International GCSE or an equivalent.
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Edexcel AS Level Biology
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Course description

The Pearson Edexcel International Advanced Subsidiary in Biology course has been developed to be of the highest standard, empowering students with a broad and deep development of their skills and knowledge. The course has been reviewed and adjusted to reflect the feedback provided by the international school education community. 

Ultimately, students that complete their AS Level in Biology will be appropriately prepared for the further study of biology and a wide range of related subjects at university level.. 

What to expect from the course

Edexcel AS-Level Biology is a comprehensive course designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of the fundamental principles of biology. This subject covers a broad range of topics, including the molecular basis of life, cell biology, genetics, ecology, and evolution.

Throughout this course, students will learn how living organisms function, grow and evolve. They will develop their understanding of the structure and function of cells, the human body, and the natural world. They will explore the diversity of life on earth and the interrelationships between organisms and their environment.

Additionally, students will study how genetics and evolution shape the development of life on our planet, and how these processes are influenced by external factors such as climate change and human activity.

This course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in biology, and to prepare them for further study and careers in fields such as medicine, biotechnology, ecology, and genetics. 

Students will develop analytical and critical thinking skills, as well as laboratory skills that are essential for success in the field of biology.

Who should take Pearson AS Level Biology? 

The course is Ideal for students who wishes to pursue a career in the field of medicine, conservation, food science and zoology.

The Pearson Edexcel science courses offered by CambriLearn are best suited to those students who do not have easy access to a Cambridge-accredited examination centre that caters for practical assessments. 

Pearson Edexcel AS Level Biology, Physics, and Chemistry courses are relevant for learners who have achieved an international GCSE qualification in the respective subjects.

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