Close Menu
Higher Human Biology
You are here: Subjects > Biology Department > Higher Human Biology


Higher Human Biology

Entry requirements:

*      S Grade Biology (at least a grade 2 with KU Grade l or 2) or

*       Intermediate 2 Biology (A or B) or

*       Higher Grade Physics or Chemistry (for a Higher in S6 with no previous Biology qualifications)


Units of study concentrate on human aspects of biology and include

 *       Cell Function and Inheritance

Structure and variety of proteins and DNA, Respiration, the cell  and inheritance are all studied

*      The Continuation of Life

Hormones, pre-natal development, the liver, the kidneys and the blood are covered

*     Behaviour, Populations and the Environment


This unit covers the brain, behaviour and the impact humans are having on the world



Sub Sections