GCSE

GCSE

Specification/Exam Board:  CCEA

Single Award
This course is a combination of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Pupils attain one GCSE grade at the end of Year 12.

 

Double Award
This course is also a combination of Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Pupils attain two GCSE grades at the end of Year 12.

 

Progression Pathways
Single Award Science does not provide a detailed enough knowledge base for A-level study at Ballyclare Secondary School. Double Award Science is a more suitable option for further study in Science.

Career Opportunities
Agriculture, Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Clinical Research, Computer Science, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Genetics, Marine Science, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Public Health, Vetinary Medicine, Zoology.