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Practical ideas for teaching biology: year 1 to year 6NY067A20

Start Date27 Apr 2021
Duration3 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £840.00 . Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £0.00
Classifying, exploring habitats, understanding human biology, all aspects of plants and much more are explored in this practical subject knowledge based course. We have partnered with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to develop the plants aspects of this course and these aspects will be delivered by one of their...

Technicians supporting: 11 - 19 biologyNY604B20

Start Date05 May 2021
Duration3 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £960.00 . Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £510.00
Biology can often be seen as the science subject with few practicals that are engaging and work successfully. On this comprehensive course we will change that perception through a diverse range of practicals developed by ourselves and others, which will highlight that biology can be taught through exciting and...

Inspiring post-16 biologyNY501A20

Start Date17 May 2021
Duration5 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £960.00 . Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £510.00
This course provides many opportunities to develop engaging approaches to core topics in biology whilst discussing advances in biology which put the subject content into context. The aim is to improve the teaching of post-16 biology by engaging in a wide variety of stimulating sessions which introduce active and...

Maths for A level biologyNY284B20

Start Date21 Jun 2021
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £640.00 . Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £340.00
 There is an increased mathematical demand in both the GCSE and A level biology specifications. This course is ideal for teachers of biology who want to improve their understanding of the mathematics, to successfully teach A level biology.Explore teaching strategies for a wide range of mathematical topics...

Practical plant science and ecology for secondary schoolsNY260A20

Start Date15 Jul 2021
Duration3 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £640.00 . Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryTier 1 - £340.00
Plant science and ecology can often be a frustrating topic with a perceived lack of activities and practicals that work. This 3 day course in partnership with the Royal Horticultural Society, will allow teachers and technicians to explore a diverse range of engaging activities and practicals to put into their schemes...

Post-16 molecular biology in contextNY505

This hands-on course will show you how to use a wide range of molecular biology and biotechnology techniques with your students. Throughout the course you will be shown how molecular techniques are used in research and a wide range of real world situations.The course is ideal for anyone teaching biology to...

Enriching science activities for primary and secondary pupilsNY718

This one day event held at the the National STEM Learning Centre will explore a range of activities that can be used to inspire and engage pupils in science.Activities will include: how to run an engaging STEM club, taking pupils on science trips and visits and where you can go, making the most of your school grounds...

A level practical endorsement: biologyNY246

Faced with the challenge of the new practical endorsement in biology A level? Want ideas for new practical techniques?This course provides ideas of practical techniques and activities that your students can perform to meet the expectations of the practical endorsement assessment.

Advanced CSINY242

This is an opportunity for science teachers and technicians who have previously attended the course Bringing science to life: CSI forensics to develop their skills. You will focus on laboratory work with highly experienced crime scene officers and forensic scientists.  As well as teachers, technicians who support...

Biology for non specialists RP854

This course is suitable for teachers who are relatively inexperienced in teaching biology, or those looking to enhance and extend their skills and update their teaching strategies for biology. It will focus on developing your understanding of key biological principles and the further develop your skills.  It will...

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