Biology tutors in central Scotland

 We specialise in providing tutors for  Scottish Qualifications Authority National 5 and Higher Biology examination courses. However, we can provide Biology tutors for GCSE, A-Level, and many other levels.

Outcome guaranteed

At Tutornet we identify and agree the outcome of a tutoring assignment and we guarantee to achieve that outcome. If we don't achieve that outcome we'll give your money back*

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30 Day


SQA National 5 Biology Tutors

Biology is the study of living organisms and plays a crucial role in our everyday existence. Biology tutors help students to understand and investigate the living world in an engaging and enjoyable way.

For National 5, a tutor will ensure that their student understands all of the course specification:

Cell biology

Cell structure; transport across cell membranes; DNA and the production of proteins; proteins; genetic engineering; respiration.

Multi cellular organisms

Producing new cells; control and communication; reproduction; variation and inheritance; transport systems — plants; transport systems — animals; absorption of materials

Biology of life on earth

Ecosystems; distribution of organisms; photosynthesis; energy in ecosystems; food production; evolution of species

Reliable & professional tutors 

At Tutornet we find the right tutor for each student. We match the tutor to the students needs and we follow the tutor's and student's progress throughout the assignment

SQA Higher Biology Tutors

For Higher a tutor will ensure that their student understands all of the course specification:

DNA & the genome
  • Structure of DNA
  • Replication of DNA
  • Gene expression
  • Cellular differentiation
  • The structure of the genome
  • Mutations, evolution, genomic sequencing

Metabolism and survival
  • metabolic pathways,
  • cellular respiration
  • metabolic rate
  • metabolism in conformers and regulators
  • metabolism and adverse conditions
  • environmental control of metabolism
  • genetic control of metabolism
Sustainability and interdependence
  • Food supply
  • Plant growth & productivity
  • Plant & animal breeding
  • Crop protection
  • Components of biodiversity
  • Threats to biodiversity 


We offer tutoring in packages of twelve weeks. The benefits of each package are described below.

Ont to Two
on to two

60 Hours of tutoring



  • Shared lessons with another child at the same level
  • Each child learns from the other as well as the tutor
  • Homework is reviewed by the tutor for both children separately
small group
Small group

60 hours of tutoring



  • Shared lessons with up to six children at similar levels
  • Lesson objectives will be agreed to ensure all children keep up
  • Homework will be reviewed in the group
  • 60 hours of tutoring

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