New to teaching A level chemistry NY251 / B18

Start date
24 Jun 19
Duration
4 Days
Location
National STEM Learning Centre, University of York, York YO10 5DD View on Google Map
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Summary

Are you starting out teaching A level chemistry? Even for teachers with a chemistry background it can be daunting to deliver for the first time. This course will support you with effective teaching and learning at AS and A level in chemistry. Common student misconceptions, as well as practical techniques and assessment will be investigated, with ample hands-on practice to hone your approach to student learning.

With much of chemistry centred around good experimental skills, this course will help teachers new to A level to lead and support outstanding practical chemistry, linking it to effective pedagogy within the subject.

This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • develop your understanding of key concepts within advanced level chemistry
  • identify student misconceptions through diagnostic questions
  • enhance practical skills to ensure students gain mastery of core experimental techniques
  • assess students competence in chemistry through a variety of means

Sessions

New to teaching A level chemistry - day 124 June 2019 10:30-19:00
New to teaching A level chemistry - day 225 June 2019 09:00-16:00
New to teaching A level chemistry - day 310 September 2019 10:30-19:00
New to teaching A level chemistry - day 411 September 2019 09:00-16:00

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Cost

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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