What is special about this course?
The Higher Biology course provides a broad-based, integrated study of a wide range of biological topics and builds on concepts developed in National 5 courses.
If you are applying for this subject on its own, your initial application will be for the full time Science Highers programme, to allow for flexibility in your choices of subjects/class times. Your application will be updated to your final choice following interview.
- Standard Grade Biology at 2 or above, or
- Intermediate 2 Biology at B or above, or
- National 5 Biology at B or above and National 5 Maths.
The course investigates what makes biology an important and fundamental area of science and provides a general basis for further study or employment in areas related to biology.
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Inverness Campus
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Entry to many undergraduate courses (not necessarily related to the biological sciences) at universities and institutes of further and higher education.
At Inverness College UHI there is scope for progression to HNC Applied Science, BSc Applied Science or BSc Environmental Science.
Is there more information available online?
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