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Ashcroft Technology Academy

GCSE Triple Science - Biology



OCR Gateway Biology A (9 -1) J247 

Course Content



Year 9

B1: Cell level system and B2: Scaling up

B7: Practical skills

Year 10

B3: Organism level systems and B4: Community level systems

B7: Practical skills

Year 11

B5: Genes, inheritance & selection and B6: Global challenges

B7: Practical skills


Paper 1: 50% (Assesses content from topics B1-B3 and B7)

Paper 2: 50% (Assesses content from topics B4–B6 and B7, with assumed knowledge of topics B1–B3)

List of Resources

The best revision guides

  • Collins OCR Biology- in one revision & practice (available in reprographics )

  • CGP GCSE Biology for OCR gateway ( grade 9-1 )

  • Your exercise books

The best revision websites