Biology - Year 13


Students follow the AQA Biology GCE Course

Course Content

Autumn Term

U7 – Ecosystems and nutrient cycles

U8 – Photosynthesis and respiration

U9 – Responding to stimuli

Spring Term

U10 – Genetics, populations and evolution

U11 – Gene expression


Weekly tasks of short answer questions or extended research.

Assessed by students, their peers and teachers.


Interim assessment through regular exam question practice

End of unit tests throughout the course

Practical endorsement assessment required the completion of twelve required practical tasks that are assessed within lessons and via the final exam papers.

Useful Links and Information


Snap revise

Biology mad

CGP Books