Biology

Key Stage 3- topics covered

Year 7 – Cells, Reproduction and Photosynthesis.

Year 8 –Health and nutrition, respiration and movements, ecosystems and microorganisms

Year 9 (GCSE content) – Cells, digestion, heart and respiration.

Key Stage 4

Course: GCSE Combined Science: Trilogy and GCSE Triple Science
Exam board:
AQA
Code:
Trilogy- 8464
          GCSE Biology – 8461
GCSE Chemistry – 8462
GCSE Physics – 8463

Year 10 topics

Disease, Plant transport and Ecology

Year 11 topics

Homeostasis, genetics and organisms and the environment.

Key Stage 5

Course: AS Level and A Level Biology
Exam board:
AQA
Code:
AS – 7401
A level – 7402

Year 12

Topic 1 – Biological molecules
Topic 2 – Cells
Topic 3 – Organisms exchange substances with their environment
Topic 4 –Genetic information, variation and relationships between organisms
Topic 5: Energy transfers in and between organisms

Year 13

Topic 6- Organisms respond to changes in their internal and external environments
Topic 7 – Genetics, populations, evolution and ecosystems
Topic 8 – The control of gene expression.