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asking for a friend what is the difference between normal biology and human biology ? and do people still do human biology ? is it possible to do normal biology and human biology ( if you like them both) ? if so which board does Human biology ?
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asking for a friend what is the difference between normal biology and human biology ? and do people still do human biology ? is it possible to do normal biology and human biology ( if you like them both) ? if so which board does Human biology ?
You or your friend really need to get used to using google.


It looks like Human Biology is no longer offered since the A level reforms and moving to linear based A levels.
OCR cancelled theirs, but you can look here at the spec. If it isnt offered, then you wont be doing it.
BTEC have an applied Human Biology.
Edexcel or AQA do not offer it.
https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/science/as-and-a-level

Unis would only let you count one of the A levels as there would be too much overlapping content.
https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/scie...logy-7401-7402
There are different versions of Biology though with different emphasis. Up to your school to choose.

https://qualifications.pearson.com/c...gy-a-2015.html

Human biology focuses exclusively on Humans.
https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualification...ogy-h023-h423/
Biology has a wider scope.
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