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Advanced Biology 2
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  • This Advanced Biology 2 course in our Biology suite examines natural selection, patterns of evolution and molecular biology. It also explores DNA, protein synthesis and mutations and gene mapping. It is a practical guide for those working in life sciences who want to refresh their knowledge of biology or for any student of biology studying the subject at second level.

  • Upon completion of this course you will be able to: - Describe the natural process of species such as their evolution, structure, body function and behaviour; - Define and describe biochemical comparisons, fossils and human evolution; - Identify the meanings of phylogenetic trees, relative dating, population genetics, pedigrees and inheritance; - Describe Mendel's work in the science of genetics; - Calculate the results of the Punnett square method; - Describe chromosomes, coding, protein synthesis, mutations, mutagens, DNA, gene expression, gene mapping and gene technology; - Describe the tools and techniques of the biotechnologist and artificial synthesis of DNA; - and explain successful exam techniques.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

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