New to teaching A level chemistry NY251
With much of chemistry centred around good experimental skills, this CPD activity allows you to develop, lead and support outstanding practical chemistry, linking it to effective pedagogy within the subject.
Are you starting out teaching A level chemistry? Even for teachers with a chemistry background it can be daunting to deliver for the first time. This course will support you with effective teaching and learning at AS and A level in chemistry. Common student misconceptions, as well as practical techniques and assessment will be investigated, with ample hands-on practice to hone your approach to student learning.
With much of chemistry centred around good experimental skills, this course will help teachers new to A level to lead and support outstanding practical chemistry, linking it to effective pedagogy within the subject.
This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
You will be able to:
- develop your understanding of key concepts within advanced level chemistry
- identify student misconceptions through diagnostic questions
- enhance practical skills to ensure students gain mastery of core experimental techniques
- assess students competence in chemistry through a variety of means