This guide can be used by gcse science and as level and a level biology, as level and a2 level chemistry and physics students who need to help to write up science coursework as part of their syllabus this can apply to aqa, edexcel, wjec, ocr, sqa and ccea specifications however it also can be used as a. In year 14 biology students follow the ccea specification this consists of two modules (a21 and a22) and a coursework element the course is delivered over 10 class periods each week students will be provided with the ccea a-level biology textbook and class notes supplementary materials are available on google. Strathearn school as/a-level 2016 page 2 page introduction 3 a levels, university courses and careers 4 art and design 8 biology 10 business studies 12 chemistry 14 the examinations board is ccea and the course is assessed by written examination and practical coursework each of units as 1 and as 2. Personal fitness and performance are you fascinated by olympic champions and what gives them the psychological edge over their competitors are you intrigued by why nearly one billion people would watch a single sporting event if the answer is yes to any or all of the above, then gcse and a level pe could be the. As/a level subject choice booklet 2017 page 14 of 37 subject: biology (ccea ) course content: as and a level biology aim to develop essential knowledge and understanding of biological concepts, an understanding of scientific method, an awareness of advances in technology relevant to biology. Allow enough time for the 'ingredients' to reach the indicated temperature – state in minutes how long nb 'room temperature' does not exist in as coursework – but you can use a water-bath with tap-water, by all means volume - what volumes of liquids are you going to use why how are you going to measure them.
In gcse biology, unit 3: practical skills is assessed by controlled assessment this unit is worth 25 percent of the final mark we set two controlled assessment tasks for each cohort of students we renew these each year to ensure that they continue to set appropriate challenges students may complete one or both of the. Subsidiary (as) and advanced level (a level) courses in biology (ccea specification) in the first year of sixth form pupils complete an as course the as course can be taken either as a final qualification or as the first half of the a level qualification the full a level qualification is based on marks from as level (40%) and. Students at as level follow the ccea syllabus biology is one of the most popular subjects in year 13 with 45-65 pupils the course has two theory modules assessed by external examination and two pieces of internally assessed coursework in year 14 pupils progress to the ccea a2 course, consisting of two externally. The a-level biology course aims to develop an in depth knowledge and understanding of the ways in which biological organisms function biology at as and a2 level specification followed: ccea wwwcceaorguk what will i study a2 3, assessment of investigative and practical skills (coursework).
Using e-moderation applications for controlled assessment/coursework is mandatory for some ccea subjects details of the applications used and the process for the mandatory subjects include: [tabs. Completion of all coursework/controlled assessments on time where a student for these courses, a student can build up a qualification unit by unit, through coursework and exams there are some or visit http://wwwcceaorguk/ specifications,to obtain a students guide for the a- level biology course.
Students at as level follow the ccea syllabus biology is one of the most popular subjects with 5 as classes taught by experienced staff the current course has two theory modules assessed by external examination and two pieces of internally assessed coursework in year 14 pupils progress to the ccea a2 course,. A2 art and design unit 1 aa21 30% 120 96 84 72 60 48 a2 art and design unit 2 aa22 20% 80 64 56 48 40 32 as biology unit 1 ab11 20% 120 96 84 72 60 48 as biology unit 2 ab12 20% 120 96 84 72 60 48 as biology unit 3 ab13 10% 60 48 42 36 30 24 a2 biology unit 1 ab21 20% 120.
Whats people recommendation on scoring highly on ccea biology i can get a's easily in maths, physics and chemistry but i'm struggling with biology, scrapped a b at as1 i usually revise the whole ccea book off by heart and do a few past papers although many others are telling me i should be doing. A level students who select as/a2 biology will follow the ccea specification the pupils are required to study 3 modules for as: molecules and cells organisms and biodiversity assessment of practical skills (coursework) in a2 there are 3 further modules: physiology and ecosystems biochemistry, genetics and.