GCSE Biology Overview
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GCSE Biology Overview

A revision course for those studying GCSE Biology
4.9 (4 ratings)
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29 students enrolled
Created by Med Sessions
Last updated 1/2018
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 32 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Identify the components of a cell and their functions
  • Understand how lifestyle factors affect health
  • Understand the role of the immune system in protecting us against disease
  • Identify the components of our circulatory system and how our breathing system works
  • Know the difference between nerve action and hormone action
  • Recall the various steps in digestion of food
  • Understand the importance of DNA and recall processes of mitosis and meiosis
  • Understand the impact of humans on the environment
  • Recall the various elements of a plant and the uses of plant hormones
Requirements
  • A basic knowledge of science up to GCSE level
  • A willingness to learn in a creative way
Description

This course provides you with a quick overview of GCSE Biology and is designed to aid your learning at school. This course is full of explanation videos which rhyme in order to help the information stick in your brain. Additionally, there are extra notes and quizzes to help you build up your knowledge. 

This course is aimed at students who are studying core or double science, but may also help with some aspects of triple science revision.

By the end of the course you will be able to understand the importance of cellular components, identify how the heart pumps, recall how specific plant hormones work, and much more!


The following sections are included in the course:

Cells
Lifestyle, Drugs and Defence against disease
Homeostasis
Heart and Circulation
Breathing and Respiration
Digestion
Nerves and Hormones
DNA and Inheritance
Proteins
Species, Adaptation and the Environment
Plants

Who this course is for:
  • Students studying GCSE Science or GCSE Biology
  • Students who would like a quick overview of GCSE Biology topics
Course content
Expand all 78 lectures 01:10:41
+ Cells
4 lectures 04:52
Animal vs. Plant Cells
00:59
Extra Points - Animal vs. Plant Cells
01:29
Movement of Substances
00:57
Extra points - Movement of Substances
01:27
Cells
10 questions
+ Lifestyle, Drugs and Defence Against Disease
14 lectures 13:52
Balanced Diet and Metabolism
00:37
Extra Points - Balanced Diet and Metabolism
01:19
Malnourishment
00:24
Extra Points - Malnourishment
00:34
Infectious Organisms
01:14
Extra Points - Bacterial Growth and Louis Pasteur
00:57
Disease Transmission
01:30
Defence Against Infection
00:51
Extra Points - Defence Against Infection
01:14
Antibiotics, Antivirals and Antifungals
01:39
Extra Points - Antibiotics, Antivirals and Antifungals
00:38
Lifestyle, Drugs and Defence Against Disease
15 questions
+ Homeostasis
6 lectures 05:23
Response to the Environment
01:09
Kidneys and Urinary System
02:11
Blood Glucose Control
00:30
Extra Points - Blood Glucose Control
00:32
Body Temperature Control
00:34
Extra Points - Body Temperature Control
00:26
Homeostasis
10 questions
+ Heart and Circulation
5 lectures 04:14
Blood
00:43
Blood vessels
00:39
Heart
00:36
Extra Points - Heart
00:40
Heart Disease
01:36
Heart and Circulation
10 questions
+ Breathing and Respiration
4 lectures 03:04
Breathing System
00:50
Extra Points - Breathing System
00:35
Respiration
00:59
Extra Points - Respiration
00:40
Breathing and Respiration
10 questions
+ Digestion
2 lectures 01:18
Digestive system
00:52
Extra Points - Digestive system
00:26
Digestion
10 questions
+ Nerves and Hormones
7 lectures 08:09
Nerve Cells
00:51
Extra Points - Nerve Cells
00:19
Nervous System
01:48
Extra Points - Nervous System
00:38
Hormones
00:36
Menstrual Cycle
03:16
Extra Points - Menstrual Cycle
00:40
Nerves and Hormones
20 questions
+ DNA and Inheritance
12 lectures 11:31
DNA, Genes and Chromosomes
00:51
Extra Points - DNA, Genes and Chromosomes
00:09
DNA and Genetic Testing
00:59
Extra Points - DNA and Genetic Testing
01:21
Alleles and Gregor Mendel
00:49
Extra Points - Alleles and Gregor Mendel
00:33
Cloning
00:51
Extra Points - Cloning
00:20
Meiosis
01:47
Extra Points - Meiosis
00:20
DNA and Inheritance
20 questions
+ Proteins
4 lectures 01:57
Protein Synthesis
00:48
Extra Points - Protein Synthesis
00:14
Enzymes
00:31
Extra Points - Enzymes
00:24
Proteins
5 questions