National 4


Course Outline

National 4 Biology covers the following areas:

  • Cell Biology
  • Multicellular organisms
  • Life on Earth

In addition to these three units there is an added value unit. All units are individually assessed and must be passed to achieve a course award. Documents regarding the course can be found on the SQA website.

Revision resources

  • The BBC Bitesize website has a range of summary notes and quizes.
  • There is an excellent Etextbook for the course, which gives notes, learning intentions and end of topic tests.