KS4 Biology for non specialists RA854 / A03

Start date
6 Feb 20
Ormskirk School, Wigan Road, Ormskirk L39 2AT 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 KS4. The use of stimulating practical activities including some required practicals as well as demonstrations will be explored.


By the end of the course you will:

  • have an increased understanding of the biology topics taught at KS4
  • become more confident and competent in your teaching of biology at KS4
  • develop an understanding of common student misconceptions in biology and how these can be addressed
  • experience a range of opportunities for practical work and how these enhance the understanding of biological concepts


Improving Subject Knowledge Biology06 February 2020 09:00-15:00





State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£130.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£130.00 +VAT


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