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Applied Sciences NC SCQF Level 6

Unit: Cell Biology


This unit will be undertaken by candidates on all routes of the Level 6 award


The unit seeks to develop knowledge and understanding, problem solving and practical abilities in the context of cell structure in relation to function, photosynthesis, energy release, the synthesis and release of proteins and cellular response in defence. This is a component unit of Higher Biology.


1 Demonstrate knowledge and understanding related to cell biology.

2 Solve problems related to cell biology.

3 Collect and analyse information related to Higher Biology obtained by experiment.


Electricity and Electronics (physics)
Experimental Procedures - Science
Experimental Procedures: Choice of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Higher Biology Units (option)
Higher Chemistry units
Higher Human Biology Units (option)
Higher Physics Units (option)
Information and Communication Technology
Introducing Metals and Electrochemistry
Introducing Quantitative Chemistry
Introduction to Chemistry
Living Cells
Mathematics 2
Mathematics for Science
Mechanics and Heat (option)
Microbiological Techniques (option)
Natural Resource Use (option)
Science and Technology in Society


Applied Sciences NC SCQF Level 6


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