EP2329 -Strengthening practical work in physics RN201 / B01

Start date
10 Jul 24
1 Day
Winterbourne Academy, High Street, Winterbourne, Bristol BS36 1JL View on Google Map

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The aim of this course is to enable teachers and technicians of physics to explore a range of ideas for teaching topics across the physics curriculum. Through hands-on activities you will undertake new and established strategies and relevant practical techniques to make students' learning more effective.

We will look at materials for curriculum planning and concept development including Best Evidence Science Teaching and consider how to modify practicals to engage students of all abilities.

Who is the course leader?

  • David Richardson

    I have been a physics teacher for 23 years, in both the state and private sector. I now teach on the Science PGCE course at Bristol University, and...


You will be able to:

  • develop an understanding of the nature, purpose and importance of practical work in physics lessons
  • employ new and established practical strategies and techniques to teach physics effectively
  • plan how to incorporate these ideas into schemes of learning


Strengthening practical work in physics 10 July 202409:00-15:30Winterbourne Academy




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Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity feeFree
State-funded school or collegeActivity feeFree

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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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