Biology AS OCR/A

Length of course: 5 half-day sessions
Boards: OCR/A H020 only

This course is board-specific for the OCR/A specification (H020).

This course is for AS students only.

There will be exam practice throughout the course and suggestions for effective ways to tackle

examination questions.

  • Cell structure
  • Biological molecules
  • Nucleotides and nucleic acids
  • Enzymes
  • Biological molecules
  • Cell division, cell diversity & cellular organisation
  • Exchange surfaces
  • Transport in animals
  • Transport in plants
  • Communicable diseases and disease prevention
  • The immune system
  • Biodiversity
  • Classification
  • Evolution

Where appropriate, help will also be provided for practical skills assessed in a written examination.