A Level Environmental Science


Study online A Level Environmental Science (with optional exams) at Upskill Online UK and get a support and accountability coach in addition to your tutor. This is the same A Level studied in any school or college and is internationally recognised. With a 98% pass rate, and extra support – you can be confident you will pass this exam with ease.


Study this AQA A Level Environmental Science course entirely online to achieve this credible qualification or to gain access into University. A Level A Level Environmental Science is essential to businesses and people worldwide to cultivate skills in high demand across a spectrum of environmental professions including Education, Commerce, Industry, Transport, Tourism, Environmental and public sector to name a few.

You will learn about the relationship between humans, the earth and explore sustainability. A-level Environmental Science will teach you critical research, analysis and data presentation skills. It is a well respected and sought after qualification by employers who lean toward sustainability as part of their business planning and growth.

Upskill Online UK offers you a support and accountability coach in addition to your course tutor along with a highway to success plan for you to follow giving you excellent value for money.

A Level Environmental Science is internationally recognised in other countries as well as the UK. You can use this qualification towards University entry.

  • Accredited qualification awarded by AQA
  • Progress in your academic journey to University with up to 56 UCAS points
  • Can be fast tracked to complete in one year
  • You can include exams at your nearest centre

Course Units

  • Unit 1 – The living environment
  • Unit 2 – The physical environment
  • Unit 3 – Energy resources
  • Unit 4 – Pollution
  • Unit 5 – Biological resources
  • Unit 6 – Sustainability
  • Unit 7 – Research Methods

Syllabus: (AQA 7447) Click here for full course content

Awarding Body

AQA is the worlds leading awarding organisation specialising in GCSEA Levels and Vocational courses and upskilling learners around the world.

AQA Upskill Online UK

Our partners are a UCAS registered centre, meaning you can use this course to gain direct entry to all universities as you will also achieve up to 56 UCAS points.

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Course Assessment

You will be required to sit two paper based written exams. Each paper makes up a percentage of your overall A Level Environmental Science qualification as set out below:

  • Written Exams
    • Paper 1: 3 hours – 50% of A-level – 60 marks
    • Paper 2: 3 hours -50% of A-level – 60 marks

We can offer you a guaranteed exam space at one of our exam centres it the UK when you choose to study this A Level Environmental Science course with us at Upskill Online UK. Alternatively, you may choose to organise and book your own exams.

During the course, you will be required to complete learning activities, tests or assignments to show your knowledge and understanding of the units you have just learned. They do not count towards your overall A Level Environmental Science qualification. They are marked by your course tutor and feedback is provided with each completed unit.


Upskill Online UK have a national network of UK GCSEA Levels and Functional Skills exam centres and provide our students with guaranteed exam spaces offered at a discounted rate exclusive to our learners only. We can also book late entries and re-takes. Exams for A Level Environmental Science are £369 with Upskill Online UK. Please select ‘Yes’ on enrolment form when asked, if you want to book your exams with us. There is no field trip or coursework required for this course.

Course Outcome

When you have completed this course, you will achieve a AQA Environmental Science A Level qualification and gain up to 56 UCAS points. Specification (7447).

Entry Requirements

We do advise that you have achieved a GCSE in Science or an equivalent qualification before enrolling on this course. This A Level Environmental Science course is at difficulty level 3 – equivalent to a BTEC or a 60 credit qualification. This course is suitable for learners of all ages.


8 – 24 months

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

300 hours

What Next?

After you’ve completed this A Level Environmental Science course, you could progress onto a level 4 course, apply to University or apply for jobs in a variety of settings or sectors including:

  • Journalism
  • Ecologist
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Teaching or Lecturer
  • Industry
  • Tourism


The A Level Environmental Science online course is popular with home school pupils. You will receive qualified Tutor support, as well as your very own Upskill Online UK personal mentor and accountability coach, to help keep you motivated and on track with accountability sessions. We will also help you to plan the next steps in your personal, academic or professional journey and provide your very own roadmap to success. You get the complete package all in one place with us here at Upskill Online UK, where learning is earning for life.

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