Biology Higher Level for the IB Diploma (Book + eBook): Print and eText bundle for the IB Diploma (2e) : 9781447959007

Biology Higher Level for the IB Diploma (Book + eBook): Print and eText bundle for the IB Diploma (2e)

Damon, Alan et al
 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9781447959007
ISBN 10
 
1447959000
Published
 
30/09/2014
Published by
 
Pearson United Kingdom
Pages
 
848
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Book + Access Code
$99.99
 
 
 
Description
This 2nd edition of the best-selling Pearson Baccalaureate Higher Level Biology book has been completely revised to match the specifications of the new programme, for first assessment in 2016. Fully comprehensive, it covers the core material, the additional higher level material and all the options.
  • Written by experienced IB teachers with intimate knowledge of IB assessment.
  • With online eBook including animations, quizzes, labs support and full answers.
  • Expertly written and highly illustrated text explains concepts clearly.
  • Links to the Nature of Science in every sub-section help promote scientific literacy.
  • Practice questions and answers taken from past IB examinations.
  • ToK links challenge you to think critically.
  • Real-life applications and international mindedness help you to give you a global perspective.
  • Provides guidance on Internal Assessment and the Extended Essay.
Table of contents
  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Ecology
  • Evolution and Biodiversity
  • Human Physiology
  • Nucleic Acids
  • Metabolism, Cell Respiration and Photosynthesis
  • Plant Biology
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Animal Physiology
  • Option A: Neurobiology and Behaviour
  • Option B: Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
  • Option C: Ecology and Conservation
  • Option D: Human Physiology
Features & benefits
  • Nature of Science and ToK boxes throughout the text ensure an embedding of these core considerations and promote concept-based learning.
  • Applications of the subject through everyday examples are described in utilisation boxes, as well as brief descriptions of related industries, to help highlight the relevance and context of what is being learned.
  • Differentiation is offered in the Challenge Yourself exercises and activities, along with guidance and support for laboratory work on the page and online.
  • Exam-style assessment opportunities are provided from real past papers, along with hints for success in the exams, and guidance on how to avoid common pitfalls.
  • Clear links are made to the Learner profile and the IB core values.
Series overview

Pearson Baccalaureate Group 4: Experimental Sciences

Fully revised new editions of the market-leading Pearson science titles, completely rewritten to match the specifications of the new IB Group 4 syllabus.

All titles follow the organizational structure of the new guides, with a focus on the Essential Ideas, Understanding, Applications & Skills for complete syllabus-matching. Each textbook is now accompanied by four year student access to an enhanced eText, containing quizzes, animations, worked solutions, labs, videos and much more. All our eTexts and interactive content works on tablets so you can access the Group 4 Science material on the move.

Written by a great Pearson Baccalaureate author team, these new editions cover all of the new concepts of the new Science guides so you can be confident that you and your students have all the resources you will need.

  • Nature of Science and TOK boxes throughout the text ensure an embedding of these core considerations and promote concept-based learning.
  • Applications of the subject through everyday examples are described in utilization boxes, as well as brief descriptions of related industries, to help highlight the relevance and context of what is being learned.
  • Differentiation is offered in the Challenge Yourself exercises and activities, along with guidance and support for laboratory work on the page and online.
  • Exam-style assessment opportunities are provided from real past papers, along with hints for success, and ways to avoid common pitfalls.
  • Clear links are made to the Learner profile, the IB core values, and all the IB hexagon areas.
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