KS3 Practical Biology for non specialists - learning through practical work RA854 / A01

Start date
16 Nov 18
Ashton Community Science College, Aldwych Drive, Ashton, Preston PR2 1SL View on Google Map


This course is suitable for teachers who are relatively inexperienced in teaching biology, or those looking to enhance and extend their skills and update their teaching strategies for biology. It will focus on developing your understanding of key biological principles and the further develop your skills.  It will provide you with key the strategies needed to teach biology effectively at KS3. The use of stimulating practical activities and demonstrations will be explored.


By the end of the course you will:

  • have an increased understanding of the biology topics taught at KS3
  • become more confident and competent in your teaching of biology at KS3
  • develop an understanding of common student misconceptions in biology and how these can be addressed
  • employ the effective use of scientific models relevant to the teaching of biology
  • experience a range of opportunities for practical work and how these enhance the understanding of biological concepts



Improving Subject Knowledge Biology16 November 2018 09:00-12:00





State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£50.00 +VAT

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