GCSE Biology Private Tuition
“Biology will relate every human gene to the genes of other animals and bacteria, to this great chain of being.” – Walter Gilbert, Harvard Biologist and Nobel Laureate
GCSE Biology is a challenging subject, and is accordingly held in great esteem by both elite universities and by employers. Students who can comprehend and contribute to the extraordinary discoveries that are now being made within Biology are well placed to forge a successful career in the innovation economy. We constantly hear of reports of new discoveries in Biology, but more exciting advances are still to come. The study of biological ageing promises to extend the human lifespan well beyond its previous limits, while the innovations currently taking place in genetics renew our understanding of what it means to be human in a manner unparalleled since Darwin first published his theory of evolution by natural selection.
Private tuition in GCSE Biology at LCC Learning is carefully calibrated to the needs of individual students. Our private tuition is provided by tutors dedicated to making the complexities of biology accessible and fun for all their students. Through our private tuition sessions, we aim to instil into our students habits of scientific thinking that will prove important to them in their university careers and beyond. Our tutors keep up to date with both the GCSE Biology curriculum and the most exciting advances in biological sciences in order to ensure that students are constantly stimulated by their studies and fully prepared to face the challenges of their examinations.
Topics covered by LCC Learning in GCSE Biology Private Tuition
- Tissues, organs and organ systems
- Proteins – their functions and uses
- Nerves and hormones
- Keeping Healthy
- The use and abuse of drugs
- Plants and plant hormones
- Interdependence and adaptation
- Food chains, energy, biomass and cycles
- Classification, variation, genes and inheritance
- Evolution and speciation
- Responses to a changing environment
- Problems and solutions in the environment
- Pollution and recycling
LCC Learning tutors can be seen for private tuition on a regular or occasional basis. They are able either to supplement normal classroom teaching or to provide the sole private tuition in GCSE Biology. We also aim to hone students’ examination technique. For this reason, we regularly stage mock examinations with a view to ensuring that students realise their full potential in GCSE Biology. LCC Learning offers private tuition in those key subjects most respected by leading schools and universities. Our private tuition covers all the GCSE examination boards (OCR, AQA, Edexcel and WJEC). A detailed list of the subjects we offer for private tuition can be found here.