Secondary Science | Biology

Secondary Science Biology Courses and network meetings for teachers and technicians. The following packages provide opportunities to network and learn with colleagues in the same role in other schools. The sessions are aimed at subject leaders and other key school staff. Each session is professionally facilitated by STEM consultants.

Please note, online bookings close 36 hours before course start date. Last minute bookings can be made by email and not the website.

For any queries regarding the courses please contact Anna Cummings on finance@dtsa.org.uk.

Upcoming Courses

SKE for Level 3 BTEC Applied Science Unit 1 – Biology

This course will help you to prepare for teaching Level 3 BTEC Applied Science (NQF) and will focus on the subject knowledge needed to teach the biology component of Unit 1 (Principles and Application of Science I) – Structure and Functions of Cells and Tissues.

The course will also provide insight into some teaching approaches and resources that can be used to deliver this topic.

Secondary Science | Biology

Dates (2 sessions):

  • 1 November 2021
  • 4 November 2021

Venue: Online
Time:
3.30pm-4.30pm
Cost: £60 / £120

Subject Knowledge Enhancement – Biology Triple Science

Explore background subject knowledge to help planning and teaching biology for key stage 4 (Triple Science) with a focus on coordination and control. Start your Triple Science teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your biology classes.

Biology Courses - secondary

Dates (3 sessions):

  • 9 November 2021
  • 11 November 2021
  • 15 November 2021

Venue: Online
Time:
3.30pm-4.30pm
Cost: £100 / £200

Subject Knowledge Enhancement – Biology Triple Science

Explore background subject knowledge to help planning and teaching biology for key stage 4 (Triple Science) with a focus on coordination and control. Start your Triple Science teaching with the tools and confidence to plan and teach effective learning for your biology classes.

photosynthesis biology

Dates (3 sessions):

  • 2 December 2021
  • 6 December 2021
  • 8 December 2021

Venue: Online
Time:
3.30pm-4.30pm
Cost: £100 / £200

Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Science Learning Partnership (SLP), trading as Developing Teachers of Science Association (DTSA) covers the entire geographical area including Derby and Nottingham for STEM Learning UK. Our aim is to allow all staff to support students to ensure they are the best that they can be. We are proud to have provided teachers, technicians and other educators with high impact, subject-specific professional development in science and the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.