Here are my 1 page summaries for the year 2 content in A-level Biology! Hope you find them helpful!

The topics are spilt up according to the way my college went through them, so it’s not in the exact same order as they are listed in the specification, but everything is on here (apart from Gene Technology, as we finished it so close to the exam that I didn’t have time to make one for it! 😬) Each topic is summarised on a single side of A4. These notes are specifically for the AQA new spec exam board, but certain topics may be applicable to other boards as well.

Feel free to use them, save them, print them, share them…or simply use them as inspiration to create your own!

Respiration - A level Biology 1-page summary

The above image shows a sample of the notes.

Due to the incredibly high demand for the notes, both the year 1 and year 2 notes are now available here!

Read the reviews here.

The remaining topics covered include:

  • Populations
  • Photosynthesis
  • Energy Flow
  • Nutrient Cycles
  • The Nervous System
  • Receptors
  • Muscles
  • Homeostasis & BGC
  • The Kidneys & Osmoregulation
  • Simple Responses
  • Genetic Crosses
  • Evolution
  • Mutations & Cancer
  • Gene Expression

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Posted by:Life of a Medic

24 replies on “AQA A-level Biology | Year 2 Summary

  1. Love your notes! My son in taking an WEMT training course this October, he is really looking forward to this wilderness medical training. It may turn into more of a career for him then just additional training-we will have to see😊

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      1. Nope, a classical clarinetist rock climbing guide! How is that for a combo?
        He is finishing his BMus this semester and has been a rock climbing instructor for 8 years (started when he was 14). Now he wants to spend some time outdoors, guiding professionally so he is working on a variety of certifications. The WEMT being one of the more demanding ones. It will be interesting to see where he goes with all of this💕


  2. Thank you so much for these! Do you think you would be able to upload this onto google drive or something so we can download it in bulk? Thank you again!


      1. Hey,
        It would be great if you could send me a link to these and any other resources you have for AQA new spec biology, OCR A chemistry and edexcel maths plus your checklist for resources


  3. Hi,

    Is it possible to have a copy of the notes for AS/A2 Biology please your notes are insane!
    And I was wondering if you had chemistry ones as well by any chance?

    Thanks! 🙂


  4. Hiya, your notes are beautiful, I love them! Just wondering if you made notes gene technologies (e.g electrophoresis)?


    1. Hi, as I explained above, I unfortunately did not create a summary sheet for gene tech because we finished covering the topic just a week before the exam so I didn’t have time


  5. Hi I recently bought your year 1 and year 2 revision notes; I’ve filled in the form just waiting for a reply 🙂 thanks x


  6. Hey:) would you please send me the notes in pdf version of Biology and Chemistry (Both Year 1 and Year 2)? It will be highly appreciated if you can send it to me via email.


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