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    hey, I'm predicted a C for my bio examGCSE and was wondering first of all is a C enough to start A-level in biology
    the reason I'm considering taking an A-level in biology is because I want to do midwifery for my career . I read that taking biology as an A-level up's you chances on getting a place on the midwifery course at your chosen university

    also can you tell me what A-level biology is like ??? hard or easy and how different is it to GCSE bio ???? ty x
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    How different it is depends on whether you are making Double or Triple science now. If you're taking triple, there's much more of a cross over.
    Having said that, I'm at the end of my first term and hoping my sixth form will let me drop bio! I'm finding it quite dry and don't need it... so it's really all down to personal taste.

    You might have to work harder to get a good grade, but with less subjects it is definitely an option for you!
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    (Original post by cath13)
    hey, I'm predicted a C for my bio examGCSE and was wondering first of all is a C enough to start A-level in biology
    the reason I'm considering taking an A-level in biology is because I want to do midwifery for my career . I read that taking biology as an A-level up's you chances on getting a place on the midwifery course at your chosen university

    also can you tell me what A-level biology is like ??? hard or easy and how different is it to GCSE bio ???? ty x
    My 6th form required a B
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    A Level Bio is great - interesting and fun but a LOT of content and exams require application, not just memorisation.

    Ideally you need a B or above to be able to take the subject, I got an A at GCSE and got an A at AS (with a diff exam board and both were scraped). Possible but requires hard work.
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    My 6th form required a B
    Guess my chances are limited then
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    (Original post by cath13)
    Guess my chances are limited then
    Unless you’re doing foundation paper don’t let a prediction limit you
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    Anyone do Edexcel IAL biology?Need help fast!
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    Hello, I am an Upper sixth student doing A-Level Biology; it is interesting, fun - but it is tough at the same time. I do chemistry as well but found biology much more harder it’s because the content and the question is always changing. But I mean if you get your heads down then you should be okay. I struggled at first for A-Level biology as it’s so different from GCSE (a big jump!!!!!) , now I’m on my second year and starting to seek for help as I want to ace that summer exam. Btw I went from a U to a B so miracle does happen
 
 
 

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