What can I do with A Level Biology?

Join us for our online taster session to explore how an A Level in biology can lead you on a path into a fantastic STEM career. You will also hear from our student ambassadors and discover more about different biosciences subject areas and how they might approach tackling a real world problem.

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What can I do with A Level Biology?

Are you studying for an A Level in Biology and want to explore the diverse range of options and opportunities in STEM, and how it can open so many doors for you into a fantastic and successful STEM career?

During this session we will discuss a real world problem, highlighting how knowledge of biology is key to overcoming the issues that problem presents. You’ll hear from student ambassadors from a number of our courses about how people working in their subject area might tackle the problem by using knowledge and techniques from their course to find a solution.

There will also be plenty of opportunities to talk to current undergraduate students and staff from the University to get all of your questions answered.

When: Thursday 30th March 2023, 4.00pm - 5.30pm

Age group: Year 12 and Year 13

Suitable for: students, who are studying an A Level (or equivalent) in Biology/Human Biology and another science*.

*Science subjects include Biology/Human Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Maths, Further Maths, Physics, Psychology, and Statistics.


Please note that this is an approximate schedule and is therefore subject to change.

Time Activity
4.00pm Log in and get comfortable
4.05pm Welcome and introductions
4.10pm Interactive subject taster with input from student ambassadors from across our faculties of Science and Engineering
5.00pm Q&A with current undergraduate students
5.25pm Closing remarks

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For informal enquiries please email tasterdays@sheffield.ac.uk

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