Length of course: 1, 2 or 3 days
Boards: Edexcel and CIE
The core topics of the IGCSE Biology syllabus will be covered with the extensive use of past examination papers. This course is not suitable for students enrolled into the IGCSE Double Award Science syllabus.
The core topics are as follows:
Organisms and Life Processes
Life processes; The variety of Living Organisms.
Breathing and Gas Exchange; Food and Digestion; Blood and Circulation; Coordination; Chemical Coordination; Homeostasis and Excretion; Reproduction in Humans.
Plants and Food; Transport in Plants; Chemical
Coordination in Plants; Reproduction in Plants.
Ecology and the Environment
Ecosystems; Human influences on the Environment.
Variation and Selection
Chromosomes, Genes and DNA, Cell Division; Genes and Inheritance; Natural Selection and Evolution; Selective Breeding.
Microorganisms and Genetic Engineering
Using Microorganisms; Genetic Modification.