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AS-Level Biology Worthing

AS-Level Biology at Worthing College for International Students

One-year AS-Level Biology Course for International students Unlock the Secrets of Life with AS-Level Biology at Worthing College – Where International Students Thrive!

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Course Overview:

Study fundamental biological concepts, including cell biology, biochemistry, ecology, genetics, and human physiology.

  • Course Code: WSCI032D
  • Course Duration: 1 year
  • Entry Requirements: Five GCSEs (grades 9-4), including grade 4 in English Language, grade 5 in Mathematics, and grade 6 in Biology or Combined Science (or international equivalent)
  • Assessment: Coursework and practical assignments.

Topics Studied:

  • Biological Molecules:  Structure and function of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids.
  • Cells:  Cell structure, cell division, cell membranes, and transport.
  • Organisms Exchange Substances with their Environment:  Gas exchange, digestion, and absorption.
  • Genetic Information, Variation, and Relationships between Organisms: DNA, genes, protein synthesis, genetic diversity, and taxonomy.

Skills Developed:

Practical lab skills, data analysis, scientific reporting, and critical thinking.

Career Pathways:

Suitable for further studies in medicine, environmental science, biochemistry, and related fields.

International Student Support:

  • Academic Support: Personalized tutoring and study workshops.
  • Wellbeing Services: Counseling, mental health support, and stress management resources.
  • International Student Services: Assistance with visa applications, accommodation, and integration into college life.
  • Extracurricular Activities:  Opportunities to join science clubs and societies.

Why Study at Worthing College?

  • Experienced and supportive faculty
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Engaging and interactive learning environment

 

 

 

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Created Date: 03-17-2023
Last Updated Date: 03-17-2023

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