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VCE Biology


The latest editions of Jacaranda’s Nature of Biology series for VCE Units 1-4 provide comprehensive coverage of the new VCAA Study Design for 2016-2021.


Discover Jacaranda’s Nature of Biology series

VCE Units 1 – 4
Judith Kinnear| Marjory Martin


The Nature of Biology series includes a wealth of practical work, interactivities and videos that engage and excite while encouraging in-depth understanding.

Product suite includes:

eBookPLUS The electronic version of the student textbook that also includes a range of additional digital resources such as videos, interactivities, links to relevant support material on the internet and downloadable documents, spreadsheets, presentation files and worksheets for easy customisation and editing.
eBookPLUS + Print The familiar textbook, which also includes an activation code for eBookPLUS.
studyON Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, now included for free and fully integrated across the entire series.
eGuidePLUS The teacher’s guide, which includes an electronic version of the entire student textbook (eBookPLUS) plus complementary and customisable digital resources designed for teachers such as printables, fully worked solutions, answers to all questions and practical activities, curriculum planners and teacher advice.

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Features


New case studies and ‘Biologist at work’ feature boxes that include the latest research and advances in Biology, set in a human context

Jacaranda’s unique exam preparation tool, studyON, is now included and fully integrated across the series for greater value for money

A wide range of new and revised graded end-of-chapter questions, including a Biochallenge section, test students’ understanding

Key idea summaries throughout the chapter help students’ regularly review their understanding of concepts

Exciting new HTML5 interactivities and videos have been optimised for all devices

studyON now comes with Jacaranda’s Nature of Biology series—free.


studyON now comes with all new Jacaranda VCE texts across seven core subjects (Biology, Business Management, Chemistry, Health and Human Development, Physical Education, Physics and Psychology) for even greater value for money.

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Titles in Jacaranda’s Nature of Biology series

Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Nature of Biology 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 5e Textbook + eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730321361
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: November 2015
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Nature of Biology 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730326823
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: September 2015
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Activation code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Nature of Biology 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730321378
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: December 2015
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 11
    Delivery: Teacher activation code

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Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • PRINT + EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Nature of Biology 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 5e Textbook + eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730328780
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: November 2016
    RRP: $94.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Student eBookPLUS with printed text and studyON

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  • EBOOKPLUS + STUDYON

    Title: Nature of Biology 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 5e eBookPLUS + studyON
    ISBN: 9780730333982
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: January 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Activation code

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  • EGUIDEPLUS

    Title: Nature of Biology 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 5e eGuidePLUS
    ISBN: 9780730328780
    Author(s): Kinnear, Martin
    Publish date: January 2017
    RRP: $114.95
    Year: 12
    Delivery: Teacher activation code

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  • Content navigation

    Each topic can be broken down into sections for easy navigation

  • Resource menu

    The resources tab allows for quick and easy access to a range of available resources for each topic

  • Interactivities

    Interactivities allow students to check their understanding of key content

  • Links to studyON

    Links_to_study_webLinks to studyON provide concise, concept summary screens, relevant examples and practice questions to reinforce learning

  • Videos




    A range of videos visually explain concepts to engage students while encouraging in-depth understanding 

How to buy


The Jacaranda Nature of Biology series can be purchased direct from Jacaranda or through a bookseller. Prices and options are outlined below:

Individual purchase Institutional license
Pricing

Jacaranda Nature of Biology 1 VCE Units 1 and 2 5e

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

Jacaranda Nature of Biology 2 VCE Units 3 and 4 5e

Print + eBookPLUS + studyON – $94.95

eBookPLUS + studyON – $69.95

eGuidePLUS – $114.95

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