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Biology

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Biology is the study of living things and the way they interact. It is a fascinating subject, it helps you to understand more about the environment around you and how your body works!

In S3 and above we look at a whole range of amazing topics that make life on Earth possible, including:

  • Essential chemical reactions inside cells.
  • The human body.
  • Animals in their habitats.
  • Why are plants so important anyway?
  • Human impact on the environment.
  • What do microorganisms do and how do we use them?
  • Adaptations and Evolution.

Please see the welcome packs at each level for key assessment information and a summary of the course topics covered.

S3 Biology Parent Information

S4 Biology Parent Information

Higher Biology Parent Information