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Bioethical content within OCR GCSE Science & Biology specifications:
Summary table

Bioethical Issues OCR
Science A
(J630)
OCR
Additional Science A
(J631)
OCR
Additional Applied Science A
(J632)
OCR
Biology A
(J633)
OCR
Science B
(J640)
OCR
Additional Science B
(J641)
OCR
Biology B
(J643)
Abortion Module B1: You and Your Genes     Module B1: You and Your Genes     Section B5f: The Living Body - Life goes on
Agriculture     Module AP2: Agriculture and Food     Module B4f: Farming Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for Old
Animal Research Module B2: Keeping Healthy     Module B2: Keeping Healthy Section B1c: Understanding Ourselves – Keeping Healthy   Section B1c: Understanding Ourselves - Keeping Healthy
Biofuels     Module AP2: Agriculture and Food       Section B6d: Beyond the Microscope - Biofuels
Cloning Module B1: You and Your Genes Module B5: Growth and Development   Module B1: You and Your GenesModule B5: Growth and Development   Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3h: Living and growing - More of the same
Designer Babies         Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?   Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?
DNA Fingerprinting     Module AP3: Scientific Detection     Module B3: Living and Growing Section B6h: Beyond the Microscope - Genetic Engineering
Drug Trials Module B2: Keeping Healthy     Module B2: Keeping Healthy Section B1c: Understanding Ourselves - Keeping Healthy    
Enhancement              
Gene Ownership              
Gene Therapy Module B1: You and Your Genes   Module B1: You and Your Genes Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for Old
Genetic Counselling              
Genetic Disease Module B1: You and Your Genes     Module B1: You and Your Genes Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I Module B3: Living and Growing Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for OldSection B5f: The Living Body - Life goes on
Genetic Engineering     Module AP2: Agriculture and Food Module B7: Future Biology Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I? Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for OldSection B3h: Living and growing - More of the sameSection B6h: Beyond the Microscope - Genetic Engineering
Genetic Screening Module B1: You and Your Genes     Module B1: You and Your Genes Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?   Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?Section B5f: The Living Body - Life goes on
Genetic Testing Module B1: You and Your Genes     Module B1: You and Your GenesModule B7: Future Biology Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?   Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?Section B5f: The Living Body - Life goes on
GM Crops       Module B7: Future Biology   Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for OldSection B3h: Living and growing - More of the sameSection B6h: Beyond the Microscope - Genetic Engineering
Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)     Module AP2: Agriculture and Food Module B7: Future Biology   Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3g: Living and Growing - New Genes for OldSection B6h: Beyond the Microscope - Genetic Engineering
Human Genome Project              
In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)             Section B5f: The Living Body - Life goes on
Neuroethics   Module B6: Brain and Mind          
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) Module B1: You and Your Genes     Module B1: You and Your Genes Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?   Section B1h: Understanding Ourselves - Who am I?
Pharmacogenetics              
Resource Allocation   Module AP1: Life care          
Stem Cells Module B1: You and Your Genes Module B5: Growth and Development   Module B1: You and Your GenesModule B5: Growth and Development   Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3e: Living and Growing - Growing up
Transgenic Animals           Module B3: Living and Growing  
Transplantation   Module B5: Growth and Development       Module B3: Living and Growing Section B3h: Living and growing - More of the sameSection B5g: The Living Body - New for old
Vaccination Module B2: Keeping Healthy     Module B2: Keeping Healthy      
Xenotransplantation           Module B3: Living and Growing  
UPDATED: 26th February 2008
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