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Qualification name GCE A Level in Biology B
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 4th September 2023
Cost £0.00
Cost description 16-18 Fees.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

On this programme, you'll have the opportunity to achieve the A Levels needed to continue onto university to study subjects such as environmental science, conservation, sustainability and ecology at degree level. You can choose three A Levels from the five on offer: A Level Chemistry, A Level Maths, A Level Biology, A Level Geography, A Level Environmental Studies, . Alongside A Levels, you'll be undertaking an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) worth half an A Level, this will be achieved through environmental, ecological and conservation projects. You will be involved in practical activities such as bat, badger and deer surveys; conserving wildlife; butterfly releases; maintaining wildflower meadows; researching energy use; water and land management; monitoring weather changes; clearing out watercourses and maintaining our ancient woodlands. At the end of this programme, you won't just be leaving with valuable qualifications. You will have a wealth of practical experience and rich examples of how you've really made a difference to the environment, perfect for showcasing your skills and commitment to employers and universities.This information continues on our website please view the Activate learning website for the full details

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

If you meet the general entry requirements of five GCSEs grade 4 or higher we will be able to offer you a place on the programme. Confirmation of the three A Level subjects you study is dependent individual subject GCSE grades meeting each A Level subject entry requirement. You will need an interest in making a difference to the future of the planet and the desire to get involved in-This information continues on our website please view the Activate learning website for the full details

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You will improve the wider skills vital for success in further study or employment including self-confidence, speaking in front of others, working with others, taking responsibility, and managing your time. By the end of your programme, you will have benefited from a valuable insight into the environmental or conservation careers open to you. Along with your A Levels, you will have -This information continues on our website please view the Activate learning website for the full details

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You will learn in a variety of ways typically through discussion, group work, independent study, traditional essays, reading and research tasks. There will be a balance of challenge and support. You will play an active part in your learning and there will be a strong focus on your individual learning needs. There are many enrichment opportunities which will enable you to extend your-This information continues on our website please view the Activate learning website for the full details

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You will learn in a variety of ways typically through discussion, group work, independent study, traditional essays, reading and research tasks. There will be a balance of challenge and support. You will play an active part in your learning and there will be a strong focus on your individual learning needs. There are many enrichment opportunities which will enable you to extend your

Every year, hundreds of our students go on to study higher-level programmes at almost 100 top universities across the UK and abroad. Recently this has included 18 of the world-class Russell Group's 24 universities, such as University of Oxford, Newcastle University and King's College, London. With three A Levels the possibilities are endless. You can progress to higher education to

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Name Merrist Wood College
Address Worplesdon
Guildford
Surrey
GU3 3PE
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Email enquiries@activatelearning.ac.uk
Website https://merristwood.activatelearning.ac.uk
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