Subject knowledge enhancement: Physics KS4 RX014 / HA02

Start date
3 Nov 20
Duration
8 Hours

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Summary

This course will be delivered by Cambridge & Peterborough and Norfolk & Suffolk SLPs. The course facilitator will be Alan Denton who is a senior facilitator for STEM Learning. Alan is the course author.

Develop the background subject knowledge required to help planning and teaching physics for key stage 4. It will build on your knowledge from undertaking the key stage 3 physics course.  Start your key stage 4 teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your physics classes. You will explore ways of building student understanding, taking into account misconceptions and common issues in teaching these concepts.

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • make links between forces and motion using Newton’s Laws.
  • develop an understanding for electricity and magnetism using a stepped series of student-led activities.
  • cultivate a secure understanding of atomic structure to help teach radioactive decay.
  • evaluate a range of Key Stage 4 practicals including the resistance of wire, Ohm’s Law, Hooke’s Law and density.

Book now and you will be automatically registered for the scheduled sessions for the course. Remote CPD courses have live, facilitator-led sessions and are not available for instant access. Please refer to the schedule of dates published for each course instance.

Sessions

DateTime
1. Forces and motion03 November 202016:00-17:15
2. Electricity – ohm’s law05 November 202016:00-17:15
3. Nuclear radiation10 November 202016:00-17:15
4. Hooke’s Law and participant-led task recap12 November 202016:00-17:15

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Cost

Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£140.00
State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£70.00

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

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Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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