IGCSE Biology (individual science) – Edexcel 4BI1

A fascinating course that covers a range of interesting Biology topics, in a fun and engaging way.

Qualification aims and objectives
• learn about unifying patterns and themes in biology and use them in new and changing situations
• acquire knowledge and understanding of biological facts, terminology, concepts, principles and practical techniques
• apply the principles and concepts of biology, including those related to the applications of biology, to different contexts
• evaluate biological information, making judgements on the basis of this information
• appreciate the practical nature of biology, developing experimental and investigative skills based on correct and safe laboratory techniques
• analyse, interpret and evaluate data and experimental methods, drawing conclusions that are consistent with evidence from experimental activities and suggesting possible improvements and further investigations
• recognise the importance of accurate experimental work and reporting scientific methods in biology
• select, organise and present relevant information clearly and logically using appropriate vocabulary, definitions and conventions
• develop a logical approach to problem solving in a wider context
• select and apply appropriate areas of mathematics relevant to biology as set out under each topic
• prepare for more advanced courses in biology and for other courses that require knowledge of biology.
(This course does use a textbook: Pearson Edexcel International GCSE (9-1) Biology Student Book: (Edexcel International GCSE) By  Philip Bradfield (Author) Steve Potter (Author) )

The exam board syllabus can be found here … https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-international-gcses/international-gcse-biology-2017.html

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Available to start:   Online,Live – starting every September; Online, Flexible/Recorded – starting every September (courses do tend to fill by late Spring)