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Biology (National 5)

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness New Campus

Content

The course covers major areas of biology ranging from cellular to whole organism and up to ecosystems. The key areas of biodiversity, interdependence, body systems and cells and inheritance are developed through the course.

National 5 Biology is a one-year course designed to build on knowledge and understanding carried out at National 4 level so as to lead on to Higher Grade Biology or Higher Grade Human Biology.

Entry Requirements

Biology at National 4 plus English and Maths at National 4.

Progression Routes

Further and higher education courses

Start Date

August

Qualification

National 5

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science, Sport and Technology

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General