Fundamentals of Biology

Global Edulink
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16 hours
39 GBP excl. VAT
Part time
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Course description


Fundamentals of Biology

Do you have a flair for science?

Studying Biology can open a lot of doors as it shows intelligence, problem solving ability, the ability to record and collect information and analytical skills. Whether you’re interested in work as a Biologist, hope to go on to further study of the subject, or simply want to broaden your awareness, this course is the perfect start and would be very useful for students who need support during A-Level study of the subject. The course covers 22 modules, and will teach you all the fundamentals of Biology, so you can understand cell division, the principles of evolution, physiology and much more!

Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who is this course for?

  • This course would be very suitable for anyone hoping to go on to higher study, or those hoping to work in the field of Biology or conservation.
  • This course would also be helpful to those studying Biology who need extra tuition.

Entry Requirements

Learners must be age 16 or over and should have basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy and ICT.

Outcome / Qualification etc.


Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded a certificate in the Fundamentals of Biology.

Training Course Content

Course Description

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.

Course Curriculum

1.The Scientific Method And Representation Of Scientific Work

2.The Chemistry Of Living Things And Organic Chemistry

  • The Chemistry of Living Things
  • Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry

3.Introduction To DNA And RNA And An Enzyme

  • Introduction to DNA and RNA
  • Structure and Function of an Enzyme

4.Cell Membrane Structure And Function And Cellular Organelles

  • Cell Membrane Structure and Function
  • Cellular Organelles and Structure

5.Mechanism Of DNA Replication And The DNA, RNA And Proteins

  • Mechanism of DNA Replication
  • The DNA, RNA and Proteins

6.Gene Mutation Causes And Disorders And Cellular Metabolism

  • Gene Mutation Causes and Disorders
  • Cellular Metabolism

7. Genes, Chromosomes, Cell Division

  • Genes, Chromosomes, Cell Division – Part 1
  • Genes, Chromosomes, Cell Division – Part 2

8. Human Body Systems(Skeletal System, Muscular System, Respiratory System, Circulatory Systems, Digestive System, Excretory System

  • Human Body Systems (Skeletal System, Muscular System, Respiratory System, Circulatory Systems, Digestive System, Excretory system

9. Nervous System And Homeostasis

10.Processes Of Genetics, Animal Reproduction And Development

  • Processes of Animal Reproduction and Development
  • Genetics and Heredity

11.Fundamentals of Ecology

  • Fundamentals of Ecology
  • Population and Conservation Biology

12.The Basic Process Of Evolution And Speciation

13.Earth’s Timeline And Life Evolution On Earth

14.Species Names, Taxonomy And Genetic Engineering

  • Species Names and Taxonomy
  • Basic Concepts in Genetic Engineering

Method of Assessment

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Benefits you will gain

  • High quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • Benefit of applying NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.


Now £39

Was £199

Continuing Studies

Career path

This certificate will give your qualification the boost it needs to qualify you for a range of job roles across many industries. This certificate can also help you with your career progression goals as it improves your eligibility for the various job incentives provided by the organisation. 

  • Research Analyst – £26,806 per annum
  • Biologist – £25,730 per annum
  • Medical/chemical Lab Technician – £20,154 per annum
  • Microbiologist – £23,201 per annum
  • Pharmacologist – £24,488 per annum
  • Research Scientist – £30,628 per annum
  • Conservation Officer – £24,344 per annum

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