Carmel College, Prescot Road, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 3AG

01744 452200



You will enjoy a wide range of learning experiences, including practical work and dissections, practice exam questions, and lots of interactive activities, designed to support your understanding of the theoretical concepts. The course covers a wide variety of fundamental biological principles, and also covers how this knowledge is used in the 21st century, for example in stem cell research. As well as leading onto a range of purely biological sciences at university, it is essential for a career in clinical professions such as medicine and veterinary science, and a big advantage for other areas of study such as forensics.

Biology Resources:-

4 fully equipped laboratories including:

Where does this course lead?

There are many careers for which Biology is either essential or very useful - zoology, medicine, nursing, dentistry, physiotherapy, forensics, criminology, veterinary science, pharmacy, pharmacology, biochemistry, sports therapy, psychology, speech therapy,
forestry, biotechnology, food science, microbiology, radiography, teaching, business, science writing or art.

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What our students say

Biology at Carmel is really enjoyable and I've developed a deeper interest in the subject since I started here. I would recommend studying this subject as it is extremely relevant to the world around us and can be a beneficial subject for a wide range of career choices.
Katy Paget