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Free CPD course for A-Level Geology teachers

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UoL - Central Teaching Hub

UoL - Central Teaching Hub

Faculty of Science & Engineering, University of Liverpool Off Brownlow Hill

Liverpool, Merseyside L69 3BX

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Free CPD course for A-Level Geology teachers

Joined-up Geology 3: Measuring up to the new A-Level specifications

First offered in June 2017, the course focuses on supporting teaching of the new A-Level geology specifications.

During this two-day event we will aim to provide:

  • updating lectures
  • laboratory practical sessions
  • a range of teaching ideas
  • teaching resources
  • opportunities to discuss good practice
  • ways of including mathematical skills

Sessions will include the following topics:

- Limestones and their potential as reservoir rocks

- Earthquakes & ground motion prediction models

- Time and use of radiometric dating techniques

- Permeability measurement in the laboratory

- Stratigraphic basics and some quantitative additions

- Volcanic Massive Sulphide deposits (VMS)

- Recording rock deformation

- Brownfield site remediation.


Event Package

Package A

Course (14th & 15th June) no charge

Description

The event fee includes lunch, tea/coffee, resources, folder, handouts and a course memory stick.

Please indicate whether you require vegetarian food

If you wish for hotel accommodation to be booked on your behalf at university rates, we can arrange to do this, but please note that the responsibility for paying the hotel accommodation costs rests with the delegate (or his/her finance department).

Package B

Course (14th June only) no charge

Description

The event fee includes lunch, tea/coffee, resources, folder, handouts and a course memory stick.

Please indicate whether you require vegetarian food

If you wish for hotel accommodation to be booked on your behalf at university rates, we can arrange to do this, but please note that the responsibility for paying the hotel accommodation costs rests with the delegate (or his/her finance department).

Package C

Course (15th June only) no charge

Description

The event fee includes lunch, tea/coffee, resources, folder, handouts and a course memory stick.

Please indicate whether you require vegetarian food

If you wish for hotel accommodation to be booked on your behalf at university rates, we can arrange to do this, but please note that the responsibility for paying the hotel accommodation costs rests with the delegate (or his/her finance department).


Venue Details

Central Teaching Laboratory (CTL) Building number 802 (F6) on the University's Campus Map

Central Teaching Laboratory,

University of Liverpool

Liverpool L69 7BX,

United Kingdom

Visitor Car Parking (pay on exit) is available at Car Park 14 and Car Park 28.

Entrance to car Park 14 on Mount Pleasant (opposite the Metropolitan Cathedral).

Entrance to Car Park 14 off Pembroke Place (near the Foresight Centre)

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UoL - Central Teaching Hub

UoL - Central Teaching Hub

Faculty of Science & Engineering, University of Liverpool Off Brownlow Hill

Liverpool, Merseyside L69 3BX

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