When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Bushra Iqbal
  • Course Code W23SCIA03A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This course is a continuation from Key Concepts in Science: Biology, however it is not essential to have previously completed this course in order to study 'Key Concepts in Science: More Biology' . Learn in greater detail the basic fundamentals and principles of biology in a series of fun sessions. Open to all - no prior Science knowledge necessary.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Classify living things (plants, animals, microorganisms)
  • Describe the characteristics of living organisms
  • Understand nutrition in plants and animals
  • Understand the organisation of multicellular organisms from cells (through tissues, organs and systems) to organisms
  • Understand the rules of inheritance
  • Explore the relationships between plants and animals in an ecosystem


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    A series of fun and engaging sessions delivered by a subject specialist in Biology. This course will be delivered in centre. You will learn through demonstrations, lecture, problem solving, videos, and discussion. Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets, linked to the learning outcomes and your own future goals i.e.: progression to an advanced- level course.

    Entry requirements

    Open to all - no prior knowledge required. It is recommended that Key Concepts in Science: Biology is taken before this course, however this is not essential.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Excellent attendance and punctuality is required from all students. This course requires some study/completion of activities outside of class time. For further course information please email science.enquiries@morleycollege.ac.uk

    What you need

    A notepad and pen will be required for taking notes. You will also require a computer/laptop and reliable internet access for completion of study and coursework outside of class time.

    What you can do next

    Help your children with Biology at Key Stage 2 and 3. Take a Level 2 course in science or Biology. Apply to study Access to HE: Science (additional entry requirements apply - please see course page for further details)