Biology A-level Mock Preparation Classes

This course will help prepare students for their January mock exams. Our experienced tutor Jane will teach a topic before showing students how to tackle exam questions to maximise marks and improve exam technique. These courses are designed for the new AQA Biology specification. You should leave the course feeling confident and prepared for your mock exams.

Structure of the Days

Classes run over two days.

They are from 10.00am to 5.30pm everyday.

Registration is at 9.45am.

There will be a one-hour lunch break and a couple of 10-min breaks in the morning and afternoon sessions.

Lunch is not provided but there are places to eat near the school.

Location

Harris Westminster Sixth Form

Steel House, 11 Tothill Street, London, SW1H 9LH

Course Content

AQA AS-level
Day 1
Session 1
1.1 Monomers and polymers
1.2 Carbohydrates
1.3 Lipids
1.5.1 Structure of DNA and RNA
1.5.2 DNA replication
1.6 ATP
Session 2
1.4.1 General properties of proteins
1.4.2 Many proteins are enzymes
1.7 Water
1.8 Inorganic ions
LUNCH
 
Session 3
2.1.1 Structure of eukaryotic cells
2.1.2 Structure of prokaryotic cells and of viruses
2.1.3 Methods of studying cells
2.2 All cells arise from other cells
Session 4
2.3 Transport across cell membranes
2.4 Cell recognition and the immune system
Session 5
Questions and discussion
Day 2
Session 1
4.1 DNA, genes and chromosomes
4.2 DNA and protein synthesis
Session 2
4.3 Genetic diversity can arise as a result of mutation or during meiosis
4.4 Genetic diversity and adaptation
4.5 Species and taxonomy
4.6 Biodiversity within a community
4.7 Investigating diversity
LUNCH
 
Session 3
3 Organisms exchange substances with their environment
3.1 Surface area to volume ratio
3.2 Gas exchange
3.4.1 Mass transport in animals
Session 4
3.3 Digestion and absorption
3.4.2 Mass transport in plants
Session 5
Questions and discussion

Testimonials

The exam question booklet was really useful and the teaching was really good

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Well structured sessions with time for practice questions, great teacher

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The exam questions at the end of each topic were useful in identifying how the exam board evaluate our understanding of the content

Dates & Bookings

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AQA A-Level: 3-4th January 2020 £195.00 (GBP)   Sold Out

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  • January 31, 2021
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