Infectious Disease – HSC Biology Module 7

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$280AUD + GST per person. NESA ACCREDITED PD for 4 hours

This NESA Accredited self-paced, on-demand course provides in depth professional learning for teachers new to HSC Biology and also experienced teachers seeking further development around Infectious Disease.

During this course, participants will:

  • Learn the content for HSC Biology Module 7 – Infectious Disease, so they in turn will be able to best teach Infectious Disease and support student learning:
    • Causes of Infectious Disease
    • Responses to Pathogens
    • Immunity
    • Prevention, Treatment and Control
  • Learn how to perform the mandatory and recommended experiments for Infectious Disease safely with commonly available equipment
  • Learn common student misconceptions in Infectious Disease and how to avoid or overcome them
  • Acquire appropriate and varied pedagogies for Infectious Disease
  • Receive resources you can use with your students

Completing Infectious Disease for Teachers – HSC Biology Module 7 will contribute 4 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum/EYLF addressing Standard Descriptor 2.1.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.