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Level 2

GCSE Biology


Biology is the study of living organisms. This one-year course will provide you with a strong foundation for understanding the science of living things, life processes and the impact of humans on the natural environment. GCSE Biology will give you the qualification needed to enter professions such as nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, teaching and sport psychology and coaching.
Biology plays an important role in the understanding of complex forms of life involving humans, animals and plants. The teaching and learning on this course will encourage scientific thinking and will give you the chance to gain a good understanding of fundamental biological concepts and principles.
The lessons will involve a mixture of practical and theory lessons, allowing you to apply your knowledge by solving a range of problems.

We have classes in morning, afternoon and evening and all classes last for 2.5 hours -; details given at interview.


Your core maths skills will be assessed at interview to see if you are at the correct level for this course. If not, we will advise you on the pre-GCSE courses we have available.

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.


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