The science sector continues to grow and expand worldwide, and subsequently so does the demand for individuals with advanced science skills. Individuals with a knowledge of advanced science are eligible to work in a variety of fields related to the science industry. The Alison learning path on advanced science will provide a well-rounded understanding of the three main science subjects- Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. A well-rounded knowledge of science is very attractive to employers in a variety of areas. The Alison advanced science learning path will be of interest to anyone who wishes to enter the science sector in the future. It will also be of interest to anyone currently working in the science sector who wishes to review the advanced theories of the three main science subjects. This Alison learning path will cover areas such as; cellular theory, evolution, natural species, electricity, friction, gravity, volume, elements, and the periodic table.
Courses in this Learning Path
Advanced Biology 1
This comprehensive biology course introduces a broad range of biology subjects including molecular biology, gene, cell biology, organic and inorganic compounds, experimental methods and designs, regulatory mechanisms in plants and animals, pathogens and parasites and more.
This free online course builds on our Introductory Biology course. It is particularly suitable for any student of biology at second level, or anyone who wants to gain more knowledge and understanding of the biological world around us.2-3 Hours50 Points
Advanced Biology 2
This free online 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.2-3 Hours50 Points
Advanced Physics 1
This free online Physics course covers electronics, electric systems, magnets, sounds and transformers, and much more. It provides a comprehensive grounding in Physics and is ideal as a complement to regular classes, a study or revision aid, or as a resource for someone pursuing an interest in basic science.2-3 Hours50 Points
Advanced Physics 2
This free online tutorial reviews motion, electric fields, spectra, energy transfers, force, acceleration, gravity Newton's Laws, projectiles, light, and much, much more. This comprehensive grounding in Physics is ideal as a complement to regular classes, as a study and revision aid, and as a resource for someone pursuing an interest in basic science.2-3 Hours50 Points
Advanced Chemistry 1
This free online course offers an in-depth exploration of general, organic and analytic chemistry. It examines various topics such as chemical equilibrium, rates of reaction, chromatography and their applications in real-world industries.
These tutorials are an excellent complement to chemistry classes for students or for those working in the chemical industry who would like to refresh their knowledge of these topics.3-4 Hours50 Points
Advanced Chemistry 2
This free online course in Chemistry looks at elements, electrochemistry and food chemistry among other topics. It is an ideal course to engage students and help them grapple with the subject matter in an interactive and self-paced manner. It is particularly suitable for any student of chemistry at second level, or anyone who wants to gain more knowledge and understanding of the world of chemistry.3-4 Hours50 Points