National 5

National 5 Biology is offered as a one-year course in S4-6 at PL.

National 5 Biology eTextbook

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National 5 Biology consists of three units:

  1. Cell Biology
  2. Multicellular Organisms
  3. Life on Earth

Students must pass all three units to be entered for the course award. The course award for National 5 Biology is achieved through completion of an externally assessed assignment and question paper.

More details on the National 5 Biology course can be found on the SQA website. You can access the BBC Bitesize site for this course by clicking here.