Biology is the scientific study of life. It is the study of all living things and this includes from the huge majestic lions to the microorganisms that live on our skin. Biology is the study of humans and of the 1.5 million different kinds of species of living things that are known and many of the millions yet to be discovered. This subject is very interesting to us human beings as we are curious animals who want to know how life functions, how we can coexist with and use the living world around us. Find out more about this branch of Science by exploring more about the Courses offered in this area and welcome to Biology!

Biology is offered at NCEA Level 2 and 3 in the senior school.