Biology 5 – Homeostasis

  • Importance of homeostasis
  • Structure and function of the nervous system
  • The Brain (separate only)
  • The Eye (separate only)
  • Control of body temperature (separate only)
  • Human endocrine system
  • Control of blood glucose concentration
  • Maintaining the levels of nitrogen and water in the body (separate only)
  • Hormones in human reproduction
  • Contraception
  • Use of hormones in fertility treatment (higher tier only)
  • Negative feedback (higher tier only)
  • Plant hormones for control and coordination (separate only)
  • Use of plant hormones
  • practical – Germination (separate only)