Biology Curriculum Years 11 - 13
This course is designed for those who intend to teach biology as their specialist science in the senior school. A study of the curriculum objectives at Levels 6, 7 and 8 of the Science Learning Area in the New Zealand Curriculum (2007) is undertaken. The course addresses key concepts, research in teaching and learning in biology, teaching strategies, assessment practices, applications of technology, and laboratory activities and management. Resource packages will be developed using a co-operative and context-based approach.
200-level Biology. Subject to the approval of the HOS. Must also enrol in TECS382.