Biology GCSE Easter Revision Classes

Our two day Biology course is a great way to prepare for the summer exams. Our experienced teacher will guide students through all the key aspects of the AQA Biology specification (9-1, Higher Tier) before using past paper questions to help improve exam technique. Full of tips and tricks to attain top marks, this course will leave students feeling confident and prepared going into their exams.

Structure of the Days

Classes run over two days.

They are from 10.00am to 5pm 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 around the school.

Location

Harris Westminster Sixth Form

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

Course Content

AQA GCSE Higher Tier
Day 1
Session 1
Topic 1: Cell Biology – Cell Structure, Cell Division, Transport in Cells
 
Break
Session 2
Topic 2: Organisation – Principles of Organisation; Animal Tissues, Organs and Organ Systems; Plant Tissues, Organs and Systems
 
LUNCH
Session 3
Topic 3: Infection and Response – Communicable Diseases; Monoclonal Antibodies; Plant Disease
 
Break
Session 4
Topic 4: Bioenergetics – Photosynthesis; Respiration
 
Break
Session 5
Exam Techniques and How to Answer Questions
Day 2
Session 1
Topic 5: Homeostasis and Response – Homeostasis; The Human Nervous System; Hormonal Coordination in Humans; Plant Hormones
 
Break
Session 2
Topic 6: Inheritance Variation and Evolution – Reproduction; Variation and Evolution; The Development of Understanding of Genetics and Evolution
 
LUNCH
Session 3
Topic 7: Ecology – Adaptations, Interdependence and Competition; Organisation of an Ecosystem
 
Break
Session 4
Topic 7: Ecology – Biodiversity and the Effect of Human Interaction on Ecosystems; Trophic Levels in an Ecosystem; Food Production
 
Break
Session 5
Summary and Exam Tips

Tutor: Jyotsna Maity

Jyotsna completed her PGCE in 2015 and has been working as a biology and chemistry teacher ever since. Over her five years of teaching she has helped many students improve their grades. Her passion for science is infectious, she believes that learning is all about ‘eureka’ moments and she endeavours to create these for her pupils. As an assistant examiner for a reputed international exam board, Jyotsna knows exactly how students need to approach questions to maximise marks.

Jyotsana

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  • Day 1
    April 9, 2020
    9:45 am - 5:00 pm
  • Day 2
    April 10, 2020
    9:45 am - 5:00 pm