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VCE Biology Units 1&2

Student Edition (2nd Edition)

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Suitability Year 11 biology: VCE Units 1 and 2
ISBN 978-1-98-856636-8
Edition 2021 (2nd Edition)
Format Paperback
Page Numbers 296
Size A4, 210 x 297 mm
Colour Full Colour


Product Description

Chapter Titles

  • Key Science Skills

Unit 1: How do organisms regulate their functions?

Area of Study 1: How do cells function?
  • Cellular Structure and Function
  • Cell Cycle, Growth, and Differentiation
Area of Study 2: How do plant and animal systems function?
  • Functioning Systems
  • Regulation of Systems
Area of Study 3: Scientific investigations of organism function
  • Investigating Organism Function

Unit 2: How does inheritance affect diversity?

Area of Study 1: How is inheritance explained?
  • From Chromosomes to Genomes
  • Genotypes and Phenotypes
  • Patterns of Inheritance
Area of Study 2: How do inherited adaptations affect diversity?
  • Reproductive Strategies
  • Adaptations and Diversity
Area of Study 3: Using science to explore bioethical issues
  • Exploring Bioethical Issues

BIOZONE’s new VCE Biology: Units 1&2 is dedicated to complete coverage of the VCE Biology Study Design (2022-2026). Now in FULL COLOUR, both VCE titles will also be supported with teacher-controlled access to online model answers, making student self-marking and review easy. 

Specifically designed and written for VCE Biology, this new title, and its companion title VCE Biology Units 3&4, follow the Unit structure of the study design. Chapters based on key knowledge requirements begin with clear learning outcomes, and include a wealth of new activities developed specifically for the new study design.

VCE Biology: Units 1&2 combines BIOZONE’s clear presentation of content with an inquiry and evidence-based approach designed to engage students and build confidence and skills. Mathematical and practical components of the study design are well supported throughout and students are provided with ample opportunity to develop their skills in data handling, analysis, and experimental design.

With VCE Biology, we deliver a comprehensive resource that is current, relevant, simple to use, and easy to understand.


  • New Content

    Supporting the new Australian VCE Biology study design

  • Annotated Diagrams

    Used throughout to explain complex ideas

  • Appealing Concept-based Activities

    Engage learners of all backgrounds and abilities with data-driven activities and real world contexts 

  • Succinct Key Ideas

    Introduce each activity to provide a clear focus for students

  • Differentiated Instruction

    Modular format with a range of activities is ideal for differentiated instruction

  • Paper Interactives and Modelling

    Promote inquiry and build understanding 

  • Real-World Contexts

    Widely used with a balanced mix of explanation and application 

  • Synoptic Tasks

    End-of-section tools for assessment and exam preparation

  • Strong support for Outcome 3

    Outcome 3 is well supported for both Units 1 & 2