This course is ideal for teachers who are new or relatively new to teaching A level chemistry. The course aims to improve confidence in subject knowledge and skills appropriate to post-16 chemistry through the exploration of key ideas common to all specifications. It will support you in developing higher level thinking with your students through the use of practical work, demonstrations and modelling activities.
You will be able to:
describe chemical models and key misconceptions and evaluate the use of these to develop your students’ chemical confidence develop subject knowledge in key ideas at post-16 link basic concepts to more complex ideas design, deliver and evaluate learning episodes at post-16