Postgraduate Module Descriptor
EDUM037: Secondary Biology Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy
This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module ran during term 1 (12 weeks), term 2 (12 weeks) and term 3 (12 weeks)
Mr Luke Graham (Lecturer)
EDUM036 Education & Professional Studies
EDUM052 Professional Learning
|Available via distance learning|
Whilst taking this module you will examine a range of approaches to the teaching of biology across Key Stages 3 – 5 as well as the theory that underpins this practice. You will also learn about teaching and learning secondary science more generally, and about approaches used to teach all areas of science at key stage 3. To take this module, you will normally need to possess an upper second class or first class Honours degree in biology or a related subject, an ‘A’ level in biology and ideally an ‘A’ level in another science.
This module will be taken alongside EDUM036 & EDUM052