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Biology is the study of living organisms and it is a crucial science in our everyday life.  Understanding how living things behave, develop and interact is increasingly important in our modern world.  Biology affects and involves all of us, and biologists have led many of the important scientific discoveries form which we all benefit from today.

The National 5, Higher Biology and Higher Human Biology courses follow areas such as genetics, cells, organisms, survival, physiology, immunology and neurobiology.

Both levels are assessed similarly.  For N5 there is one exam paper and the externally assessed assignment.  For Higher there are two separate exam papers and the externally assessed assignment.

Saturday School's fully qualified tutors offer support in National 5 and Higher Biology via the following options:

We have a team of outstanding Biology Tutors who have designed our weekly lessons, tutorials, prelim and Easter revision classes, Higher and National 5 in a Day intensive exam revision courses.  Remember, we only ever employ fully qualified, GTCS-registered teachers to join our team of Tutors - skilled and inspirational Tutors who know every detail of their subject. 


Book your session with our Biology Tutors now at Saturday School Glasgow.

For support in Advanced Higher Biology see The Biology Coach.

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