KS4 Biology for non specialists RB854 / A03

Start date
15 Jul 20
1 Day
Virtual, Adobe Connect, Remote delivered CPD View on Google Map


10:00 – 12:00 Online through Adobe Connect

1 hour Gap Task Participant Lead

14:00 – 15:00 Online through Adobe Connect


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 11-16 years. 



By the end of the course you will:

•have an increased understanding of the biology topics taught within the 11-16 age range
•become more confident and competent in your teaching of biology within the 11-16 age range
•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


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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£130.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£185.00 +VAT

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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