GCSE Biology: OCR B1

The complete guide on how to pass GCSE Biology B1
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  • Lectures 17
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 4/2014 English

Course Description

This is the complete GCSE Biology B1 course with videos, quizzes and additional content, in this course you will learn:

•about the heart and how it may lead to high and low blood pressure. We also discuss the differences between fitness and health

•the health implications of smoking and the dangerous chemicals in cigarette smoke. We also look at smokers cough which is higher level

•the importance of a healthy diet. We examine the role of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. EAR is also discussed in terms of the amount of protein recommended in a daily diet.

•the different types of pathogens and the diseases that they may cause.

•how the body recognises foreign pathogens and how the immune system protects us from infection

•the strength and limitations of vaccines

•how malaria is transferred from human to human and steps that can be made to reduce the spread of malaria

•A quick discussion on drug testing, including blind and double blind trials

•A discussion on was to reduce the risks of getting cancer and the difference between a benign and malignant tumour

•the structure of the eye and the functions of the main parts of the eye.

•the nervous system including neurones and spinal reflexes

•different types of drugs such as depressants, hallucinogens, stimulants and again look at the dangers of smoking

•examine homeostasis and how temperature and blood sugar is regulated

•look at how plants respond to light and gravity and the commercial uses of plant hormones

•chromosomes and inheritance. Variation is caused by mutations and we look at dominant and recessive alleles

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What are the requirements?

  • GCSE entry

What am I going to get from this course?

  • to improve GCSE grade by at least one grade
  • Understand all the topics on the B1 course
  • To improve exam confidence

What is the target audience?

  • GCSE Students who are studying GCSE Science
  • Interested learners in biology

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introductory Lecture
Introductory Lecture
Preview
02:11
Section 2: Blood pressure
06:16

In this video, we learn about the heart and how it may lead to high and low blood pressure. We also discuss the differences between fitness and health

Blood pressure
10 questions
Section 3: Smoking
07:23

In this video, we look at the health implications of smoking and the dangerous chemicals in cigarette smoke. We also look at smokers cough which is higher level

Smoking
8 questions
Section 4: Diet
05:20

In this video, we look at the importance of a healthy diet. We examine the role of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. EAR is also discussed in terms of the amount of protein recommended in a daily diet.

Diet
10 questions
Section 5: Disease
01:26

In this video we look at the different types of pathogens and the diseases that they may cause.

03:46

In this clip we look at how the body recognises foreign pathogens and how the immune system protects us from infection

01:23

In this clip we look at the strength and limitations of vaccines

02:24

In this video, we look at how malaria is transferred from human to human and steps that can be made to reduce the spread of malaria

02:39

A quick discussion on drug testing, including blind and double blind trials

01:53

A discussion on was to reduce the risks of getting cancer and the difference between a benign and malignant tumour

Diesease
10 questions
Section 6: eye and nerves
02:54

In this video, we discuss the structure of the eye and the functions of the main parts of the eye.

03:38

A discussion on the nervous system including neurones and spinal reflexes

Eye and nerves
10 questions
Section 7: effect of drugs
03:08

In this video we examine all the different types of drugs such as depressants, hallucinogens, stimulants and again look at the dangers of smoking

effect of drugs
10 questions
Section 8: Homeostasis
06:00

In this video, we examine homeostasis and how temperature and blood sugar is regulated

Homeostasis
10 questions
Section 9: Plant hormones
03:46

In this video we look at how plants respond to light and gravity and the commercial uses of plant hormones

Plant hormones
6 questions
Section 10: Genetics
05:58

In this video we look at chromosomes and inheritance. Variation is caused by mutations and we look at dominant and recessive alleles

Genetics
10 questions
Section 11: Concluding Lecture
Concluding Lecture
01:22

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Instructor Biography

Noel Herbert, Science Teacher

I am a current Science Teacher with three years experience in a thriving School in London. I have many responsibilities at my School such as;

- Developing literacy in Science

- Associate member of the Teaching and Learning team

- Science Champion between Head of Years and Head of department in Science

- Controlled assessment coordinator in Science

- PSHE planning for Science related topics

- Pastoral role as Form Tutor

I have decided that to help my students reach their full potential, I would use ICT to deliver content to their homes. This is why I joined UDEMY as it allows me to upload content and deliver it to as many students as possible. My only goal is to help you pass your exams. If you have any questions, I regularly login to this account and can help you with any queries

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