For Biology and Human Biology teachers
DATE: Friday 3 November 2023
This new session has been specifically designed to address the current curriculum changes. Your course covers:
- a recap of DNA, DNA Replication & Protein Synthesis
- exploration of the different types of mutations
- investigation of the causes and effects of mutations and their role in human disease and evolution.
The session includes using lab techniques, the role of sequencing, and bioinformatic tools in mutation identification.
AITSL Standards for Exploring Mutations:
2.1 Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area.
2.6 Information and Communication Technology (ICT): Implement teaching strategies for using ICT to expand curriculum learning opportunities for students.
3.4 Select and use resources.
6.2 Engage in professional learning and improve practice. Understand the relevant and appropriate sources of professional learning for teachers.