Approx Cost:
Course book $40 plus optional revision guide $22.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Requirements:

Open entry. Students will not be able to take the Biology 301 course as well due to overlapping standards.

Course Outline:

By the end of Practical and Applied Biology students will be able to:

  • Carry out a practical investigation in Biology.
  • Using biological knowledge to respond to socio-scientific issue.
  • How animals maintain a stable internal environment.
  • How humans have modified genetic transfer of information and its biological implications
  • Trends in human evolution.

There are 4 internal assessments and 1 external assessment.

Where Does It Lead:

University and Polytechnic Biology courses, useful in many jobs such as Nursing, Science Technology, Occupational Therapy, Veterinary Science, Medical Science and Agriculture/ Horticulture fields.

For further information see:
Dr R Travis.