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The science of learningNE709C18

Start Date05 Aug 2019
Duration5 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Online course. Flexible participation. Guided by Professor Paul Howard-Jones (The Secret Life of Four and Five Year Olds) and Professor Tim Jay, develop an understanding of the science of learning and discuss its impact on your teaching. Draw upon educational neuroscience and psychology to help you interpret student...

Laboratory science national 5NS700A19

Start Date11 Sep 2019
Duration3 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £540.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £480.00
A new course, Skills for work: laboratory science national 5, has recently been introduced into schools and colleges in Scotland. This course offers participants the opportunity to explore laboratory procedures and practices which can be used in delivery across the Laboratory science national 5 course. Combined with...

Engineering bench skills for probationer teachersNS800A19

Start Date24 Oct 2019
Duration2 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £400.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £320.00
Engineering Bench Skills is the first part of modular course programme which focuses on developing key practical skills. Teachers and technicians will find these skills useful for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course. The 2 day course will...

Creativity in ScienceNS801A19

Start Date28 Oct 2019
Duration2 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £400.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £320.00
Creativity – the ability to have ideas, to solve problems that one may never have seen before, to think for oneself– is one of the most valuable life skills, and one of the most valued by universities and employers. It is the belief of the Course Team that creativity can be learnt, and taught. Coverage will include:...

Safety in microbiology for schoolsNS202A19

Start Date30 Oct 2019
Duration3 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £600.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £480.00
The course offered here has been trialled and rated by the Scottish Qualification Authority within the Scottish Credit and Qualification Framework. Microbiology for Schools is a practical course with associated written and practical assessments.  In addition, attendance and completion of this courses will enable...

Demonstrations for recently qualified chemistsNS702A19

Start Date08 Nov 2019
Duration3 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £600.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £480.00
 Demonstrations can be used to enrich understanding across the sciences. It is important that teachers have opportunities to improve their skills and confidence in carrying out demonstrations and to extend the repertoire of demonstrations available to them.  Through this course we seek to enhance the skills of...

Super science and terrific technologyNS006A19

Start Date15 Nov 2019
Duration4 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £800.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £640.00
Through hands-on practical activities we will explore science concepts and areas of the technology curriculum. Participants will have the opportunity to explore how these can be used to develop and encourage science and technology skills in learners from early to second level. Participants will be asked to report...

Hot and cold metal formingNS225A19

Start Date20 Nov 2019
Duration2 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £400.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £320.00
Hot and cold metal forming is the fifth part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course. This two day course will involve learning...

Teaching primary science: getting startedNE708B19

Start Date06 Jan 2020
Duration3 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Develop your confidence in doing practical science in the primary classroom. Whether you are new to teaching science, or you are the science subject lead in your school, you will find practical guidance, see how practical science works in the classroom and learn from experienced teachers. This online course has been...

The science of learningNE709A19

Start Date13 Jan 2020
Duration5 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Online course. Flexible participation. Guided by Professor Paul Howard-Jones (The Secret Life of Four and Five Year Olds) and Professor Tim Jay, develop an understanding of the science of learning and discuss its impact on your teaching. Draw upon educational neuroscience and psychology to help you interpret student...

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