Teaching A Level biology RH298 / B145

Start date
6 Jul 22
2 Days
The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College, Warwick Road, Bishop's Stortford CM23 5NJ View on Google Map


This is an intense 2 day course for those who are teaching KS5 Biology for the first time, and for those who are looking for some new ideas to tackle the most common misconceptions and to achieve the best student outcomes. Over the 2 days you will focus on the core topics, common misconceptions and how to best overcome these. While enhancing subject knowledge, the best pedagogical strategies and resources to maximise student outcomes will be shared.  Literacy and mathematical skills and practical skills will be embedded throughout the course to allow students of all abilities to succeed. Delegates will have an opportunity to try some of the core A’ Level practicals over the course of the 2 days. A gap task will provide teachers with an opportunity to consolidate their learning from day 1.   

Who is the course leader?


  • develop engaging and highly effective approaches to the teaching of core content
  • develop a wide skills set amongst your learners, including mathematical skills, application skills and independent learning
  • use a range of teaching and learning strategies to support all abilities and prepare learners thoroughly for examination


Session 106 July 202210:15-15:45The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College
Session 213 July 202210:15-15:45The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£350.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£700.00 +VAT

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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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