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Biological Sciences

Biology is concerned with developing an understanding of living things and applications of biology in science, society and the environment.  An investigative approach is encouraged in the biology department which allows learners to actively develop skills, knowledge and understanding by investigating a range of relevant biology applications and issues.

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Courses & Qualifications

S1 - S3

CfE Broad General Education

S4 - S6

National 4 Biology

National 5 Biology

Intermediate 2 Biotechnology

Higher Biology

Advanced Higher Biology

Further Information

The Biology Department at Forres Academy offers field work opportunities for S4-S6 pupils as part of their course studies. There are weekly study support sessions for pupils studying for SQA exams. The department supports pupils entering the Biology Olympiad competition organised by the Society of Biology.

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