New to A level biology NY250 / B18

Start date
24 Jun 19
4 Days
National STEM Learning Centre, University of York, York YO10 5DD View on Google Map
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Are you new to teaching A level Biology? Do you have sound subject knowledge but want to strengthen your delivery to provide a stimulating and challenging learning experience for your students?

Biology is a fast changing subject which involves the teaching of ethically sensitive subjects. Through the development of new practical techniques, use of ICT activities and context based learning strategies this course will provide a foundation for those with little or no experience of teaching A level biology.

You will meet researchers raising awareness of contemporary biology applications and careers.

This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
Pre or post night stays can be booked for an additional charge and are subject to availability. For more information email


You will be able to:

  • develop engaging approaches to core topics such as: molecular genetics, plant biology and ecology
  • describe examples of contemporary biology and the vocational routes that biologists take
  • action plan to extend and apply your learning


New to A level biology- day 124 June 2019 10:00-19:00
New to A level biology Day 2 25 June 2019 09:00-16:00
New to A level biology Day 316 September 2019 10:00-19:00
New to A level biology Day 417 September 2019 09:00-16:00

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£1,280.00 +VATStandard bursary available*£1080.00
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£1,280.00 +VAT

* Your school or college will receive the bursary on successful completion of the CPD and impact toolkit. Find out more.

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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