To strengthen subject and pedagogical knowledge about genomics; build a repertoire of practical techniques and teaching strategies that support students’ learning. Develop a wide range of learning resources that illustrate current applications of genomics in research, industry and medicine.
Your biology students will…
- have a wide range of resources for learning about genomics that they can use in lessons and in their revision
- carry out genomics lab techniques, eg gel electrophoresis, transformation of bacterial cells and genetic screening
- enrich their knowledge and understanding of the applications of genomics in research and medicine, and explore the ethical issues surrounding advances in genomics
DAY 1 23 November 2016 16:30-17:30 - Learning resources
DAY 2 30 November 2016 16:30-17:30 - Planning workshop
DAY 3 07 December 2016 16:30-17:30 - Practical workshop
Who would this CPD benefit?
Colleagues teaching the new Biology A Level and those preparing to teach A Level.
How will this CPD benefit my students?
The Genomics CPD course will provide a range of learning resources and practical techniques you can use to support your students’ learning.
Venues as follows:
Westcliff High School for Girls (session 1)
Westcliff on sea
Essex SS0 0BS
Southend High School for Boys (sessions 2 & 3)
Essex SS0 0RG
Booking Link: https://www.stem.org.uk/cpd/233848/genomics-preparing-new-biology-level