Module 1 1. Development of practical skills in biology
Topic 1 πŸ“ Practical skills assessed in a written examination
Topic 2 πŸ§ͺ Practical skills assessed in the practical endorsement
Module 2 2. Cells, chemicals for life, transport and gas exchange
Topic 1 πŸ”¬ Cells and microscopy
Topic 2 🌊 Water and its importance in plants and animals
Topic 3 πŸ§ͺ Proteins and Enzymes
Topic 4 🧬 Nucleic Acids
Topic 5 πŸ’™ The heart and monitoring heart function
Topic 6 πŸš‰ Transport systems in mammals
Topic 7 😀 Gas exchange in mammals and plants
Topic 8 🌳 Transport systems in plants
Module 3 3. Cell division, development and disease control
Topic 1 πŸ₯© The developing cell: cell division and cell differentiation
Topic 2 πŸ‘Ά The developing individual: meiosis, growth and development
Topic 3 🐴 The development of species: evolution and classification
Topic 4 🦠 Pathogenic microorganisms
Topic 5 πŸ›‘οΈ The immune system
Topic 6 🧼 Controlling communicable diseases
Topic 7 πŸ₯ The cellular basis of cancer and treatment
Topic 8 πŸ‘¨β€βš•οΈ Respiratory diseases and treatment