Do you have a flair for science?
Studying Biology can open a lot of doors as it shows intelligence, problem solving ability, the ability to record and collect information and analytical skills. Whether you’re interested in work as a Biologist, hope to go on to further study of the subject, or simply want to broaden your awareness, this course is the perfect start and would be very useful for students who need support during A-Level study of the subject. The course covers 22 modules, and will teach you all the fundamentals of Biology, so you can understand cell division, the principles of evolution, physiology and much more!
Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.
This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.
Who is it for?
- This course would be very suitable for anyone hoping to go on to higher study, or those hoping to work in the field of Biology or conservation.
- This course would also be helpful to those studying Biology who need extra tuition.
Benefits you will gain:
- High quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
- Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
- 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
- Benefit of applying NUS extra Discount Card.
- Recognised Accredited Qualification.
- Excellent customer service and administrative support.
This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.
Method of Assessment
At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded a certificate in the Fundamentals of Biology.
Learners must be age 16 or over and should have basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy and ICT.
This course could help you become any of the following:
- Research analyst
- Lab Technician
- Research Scientist
- Nature Conservation Officer
|1. The Scientific Method and Representation of Scientific Work|
|The Scientific Method and Representation of Scientific Work||00:35:00|
|2. The Chemistry of Living Things and Organic Chemistry|
|The Chemistry of Living Things||00:22:00|
|Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry||00:37:00|
|3. Introduction to DNA and RNA and an Enzyme|
|Introduction to DNA and RNA||00:41:00|
|Structure and Function of an Enzyme||00:22:00|
|4. Cell Membrane Structure and Function and Cellular Organelles|
|Cell Membrane Structure and Function||00:30:00|
|Cellular Organelles and Structure||00:48:00|
|5. Mechanism of DNA Replication and The DNA, RNA and Proteins|
|Mechanism of DNA Replication||00:39:00|
|The DNA, RNA and Proteins||01:05:00|
|6. Gene Mutation Causes and Disorders and Cellular Metabolism|
|Gene Mutation Causes and Disorders||00:26:00|
|7. Genes, Chromosomes, Cell Division|
|Genes,Chromosomes,Cell Division – Part 1||00:45:00|
|Genes, Chromosomes, Cell Division – Part 2||00:39:00|
|8. The Systems in our Body|
|The Systems in our Body||01:07:00|
|9. Nervous System and Homeostasis|
|Nervous System and Homeostasis||00:44:00|
|10. Processes of Genetics, Animal Reproduction and Development|
|Processes of Animal Reproduction and Development||00:48:00|
|Genetics and Heredity||01:08:00|
|11. Fundamentals of Ecology|
|Fundamentals of Ecology||00:53:00|
|Population and Conservation Biology||00:57:00|
|12. Evolution and Speciation|
|Evolution and Speciation||00:44:00|
|13. The Timeline and Evolution of Life on Earth|
|The Timeline and Evolution of Life on Earth||00:13:00|
|14. Species Names, Taxonomy and Genetic Engineering|
|Species Names and Taxonomy||00:44:00|
|Basic Concepts in Genetic Engineering||00:17:00|
|Mock Exam: Fundamentals of Biology||00:40:00|
|Exam: Fundamentals of Biology||00:40:00|