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    Higher Biology

    The course comprises of a two-part exam including both multiple choice and extended written answers, with an investigation experiment and write up report.

     

    Topics

    DNA & the Genome

    Metabolism & Survival

    Sustainability & Interdependence

     

    Entry Requirements

    National 5 pass at grades A-C

    S6 “crash” Highers will be considered on a case-by-case basis

    Biology is recommended as a pupil choice along with Chemistry or Physics these linked Sciences work well together

     

     

    Progression

    College courses that Higher Biology will support entry into include:

    Biological Science

    Veterinary Science

    Dentistry

    Physiology

    Medicine

    Chemistry

    Health Care

    Nursing

    Life Science

    Marine Biology

    Radiology

    Environmental Science