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Oxford International AQA Examinations: International A Level Biology: Online Textbook

The only textbook for OxfordAQA International A Level Biology

Author Susan Toole, Author Glenn Toole, and Author Fran Fuller

Suitable for:  OxfordAQA International AS & A Level Biology (9610) students & teachers

Price:  £39.50 +VAT

ISBN: 978-0-19-841173-4
Publication date: 29/09/2016
Digital Licence Key: 496 pages

Availability: In stock.

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The only textbook that fully supports the OxfordAQA International AS & A Level Biology specification (9610), for first teaching in September 2016. The enquiry-based, international approach builds advanced science skills, fully preparing students for OxfordAQA assessment and the progression to further study at university.


  • Ensure students fully understand the requirements of the specification with start-of-chapter learning objectives.
  • Prepare students for exam success with exam-style and summary questions.
  • Ensure students understand the bigger picture with synoptic links that build a solid foundation for university study.
  • Make science meaningful with a focus on how scientists and engineers use their knowledge in the real world.
  • Prepare for the written practical paper, with full coverage of the 10 required practicals.
  • Strengthen mathematical skills, with Maths skills tips, a dedicated Maths chapter, worked examples and practice questions.
  • Support those students who don't speak English as a first language with clear language, an extensive glossary and highlighted key terms.
  • The online textbook can be accessed on a wide range of devices. The license is valid until 31st December 2026, for use by a single student or teacher.Your first login will be facilitated by a printed access card that will be sent to you in the mail.

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Table of Contents

1: Biological molecules
2: Cells and cell structure
3: Biochemical reactions in cells
4: Transport in and out of cells
5: Gas exchange and the transport of oxygen
6: Variation
7: DNA, genes, and chromosomes
8: Protein synthesis
9: Genetic diversity, species, and taxonomy
10: Biodiversity within a community
11: Causes of disease
12: Digestion and absorption
13: Human diseases
14: Mammalian blood - defensive mechanisms
15: Mammalian blood - the circulatory system
16: Mass transport systems in plants

17: Cell division
18: Populations
19: Photosynthesis
20: Respiration
21: Energy and ecosystems
22: Nutrient cycles
23: Inheritance and selection
24: Response to stimuli
25: Skeletal muscles as effectors
26: Control systems in plants
27: Homeostasis and negative feedback
28: Control of transcription and translation
29: Recombinant DNA technology
Mathematical Skills in A level Biology
Answers to summary questions