For pupils who are excelling in Curriculum for Excellence up to Fourth Level, National 5 Biology is a good progress for your science career.

Cells, Organs and Systems

As stated in the SQA Course Specification, the aims of the Course are to enable learners to:
 develop and apply knowledge and understanding of biology
 develop an understanding of biology’s role in scientific issues and relevant applications of biology, including the impact these could make in society and the environment
 develop scientific inquiry and investigative skills
 develop scientific analytical thinking skills in a biology context
 develop the use of technology, equipment and materials, safely, in practical scientific activities
 develop planning skills
 develop problem solving skills in a biology context
 use and understand scientific literacy, in everyday contexts, to communicate ideas and issues and to make scientifically informed choices
 develop the knowledge and skills for more advanced learning in biology
 develop skills of independent working

National 5 Biology