Subject Knowledge Biology for Non-Specialists or New to Teaching RA298 / B139

Start date
22 Sep 22
1 Day
Ashton Community Science College, Aldwych Drive, Ashton-on-Ribble PR2 1SL View on Google Map

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Session 1 & 2 

Biology for Non-Specialists: an introduction is specifically aimed at teachers who are not biology specialists and wish to become more confident at teaching biology


Session 3 

This course is for science who want to learn how to plan run and deliver successful required practical lessons.

The course will cover some aspects of planning and delivery


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Session 1 & 2 

  • increased your understanding of biology topics at Key Stage 3 and 4
  • increased your confidence in the teaching of biology
  • to help inspire and engage your students


Session 3

  • to gain an understanding of how to successfully deliver the required practical in science 
  • to practice and evaluate required practical’s in the specific subject and discuss the common misconceptions pupils might have
  • to review the Gatsby Practical Benchmarks


KS3 Biology for Non-Specialists22 September 202209:15-15:15Ashton Community Science College
KS4 Biology for Non-Specialists04 October 202209:15-15:15Ashton Community Science College
Biology Required Practicals29 November 202209:15-15:15Ashton Community Science College

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£550.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£825.00 +VAT

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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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