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S4 Group Biology Classes

This course is Suitable for SQA Nat 5 Biology, it also overlaps with GCSE Biology. The course starts with the very basis of Biology; cells, and continues with the cycle of life, and genetics, through to modern day uses of DNA technology.

Why Study This Course?

This course aims to provide you with a a good understanding of the syllabus and to prepare you well for exams and internal assessments 

Key Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of the relationship between cell structure and function, through the essential cell components of plant and animal cells.
  •  Improve understanding of cell division. and its role in genetics.
  • Develop understanding of DNA structure and function, and its impact on our daily lives.

 

Seven Lesson Summary

Week 1 Test. How much do you know?

Week 2 Cell Structure and Function. Cells under the Microscope and Cell components.

Week 3 Cell types, and their functions, related to the cell component.

Week 4. Cell Division – Mitosis. Fertilisation, and Cycle of Life.

Week 5.Genetics and DNA

Week 6  Test. What you know now.

Week 7 Review .. Feedback and Feed Forward

£87.50

Available on backorder

Key Course Information

Course Start Date

14th January 2021

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Lesson Time

Thursdays at 8.15pm

Course Duration

7 x 55 Minute Lessons Weekly

Course Price

£12.50 per lesson.

£87.50 for Full Block (7 Lessons).

Modules

  • Cell Structure and Function. Cells under the Microscope and Cell components.
  • Cell types, and their functions, related to the cell component.
  • Cell Division – Mitosis. Fertilisation, and Cycle  of Life.
  • Genetics and DNA

Why Take S4 Group Biology Classes

Give your child the upper hand

Cell Structure

Develop an understanding of the relationship between cell structure and function, through the essential cell components of plant and animal cells.

Cell Division in Genetics

Improve understanding of cell division. and its role in genetics.

DNA Structure

Develop understanding of DNA structure and function, and its impact on our daily lives.

Your teacher…

Jannet

Biology 

Jannet has shared her enthusiasm and expertise in science as Head of Science at the prestigious and exclusive Ardvreck independent boarding school as well as lecturing in science at the University of Edinburgh. She also trained new biology PGDE teachers. She has extensive experience in additional support needs. Jannet also helps write exams for the SQA and marks them too.  She radiates warmth and energy, is a thought-provoking and inspiring teacher who seeks to bring out the potential in every child. We are delighted to have Jannet in our Learning Better team.

1-1 Tutoring

Prefer a 1-1 Tutor?

Learn on a one-to-one basis for the highest level of support and the fastest improvements. Every lesson is customised around the student’s individual needs.

Our teachers are experienced, qualified and include authors, SQA markers, department heads and subject leaders.

Up Next

Up Next: More science

Our next block, will focus on the next section in biology.