Genomics: preparing for the new biology A level RE517 / D01

Start date
23 Nov 16
Location
Westcliff High School for Girls, Kenilworth Gardens, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 0BS View on Google Map
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Summary

To strengthen subject and pedagogical knowledge about genomics; build a repertoire of practical techniques and teaching strategies that support students’ learning. Develop a wide range of learning resources that illustrate current applications of genomics in research, industry and medicine.

Outcomes

Your biology students will…

  •  have a wide range of resources for learning about genomics that they can use in lessons and in their revision
  •  carry out genomics lab techniques, eg gel electrophoresis, transformation of bacterial cells and genetic screening
  •  enrich their knowledge and understanding of the applications of genomics in research and medicine, and explore the ethical issues surrounding advances in genomics

Sessions

Genomics: preparing for the new biology A level - day 1 23 November 2016 16:30-17:30
Genomics: preparing for the new biology A level - day 2 30 November 2016 16:30-17:30
Genomics: preparing for the new biology A level - day 3 07 December 2016 16:30-17:30

Notes

Who would this CPD benefit?
Colleagues teaching the new Biology A Level and those preparing to teach A Level.

How will this CPD benefit my students?
The Genomics CPD course will provide a range of learning resources and practical techniques you can use to support your students’ learning.

Session 1:
Learning resources

Session 2:
Planning workshop

Session 3:
Practical workshop

 

Venues as follows: 

Westcliff High School for Girls (session 1)
Kenilworth Gardens
Westcliff on sea
Essex

SS0 0BS

Southend High School for Boys (sessions 2 & 3)
Prittlewell Chase
Southend-on-Sea
Essex

SS0 0RG

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Cost

State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£75.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£75.00 +VAT

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