IGCSE Biology course details

The GCSE Biology online enables pupils to:

  • 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.

Payment options:

Pupils can choose additional subjects including IGCSE Biology for an extra $520 per subject per year. This fee can either be paid in full or split across the three school terms.

Subject:

Biology

Qualifications:

International GCSE

Exam board:

Edexcel

Duration:

2 years

Delivery method:

Online, real-time classrooms, 24/7 access to curriculum

Start date:

September

Exam Details:

All exams will be supervised and sat at an examination hall local to you

Course fee:

Pupils can choose additional subjects including IGCSE Biology for an extra $520 per subject per year

Know more about your course fees

We have several fee packages and options, with differing levels of commitment to suit most circumstances. In most cases parents have the option to pay in instalments, spreading the cost of the investment.