OCR A-level Biology Student Guide: Practical Biology

Author: Richard Fosbery

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1471885631

Category: Science

Page: 96

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Exam Board: OCR Level: AS/A-level Subject: Economics First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: Summer 2016 Ensure your students get to grips with the core practicals and develop the skills needed to succeed with an in-depth assessment-driven approach that builds and reinforces understanding; clear summaries of practical work with sample questions and answers help to improve exam technique in order to achieve higher grades. Written by experienced teacher Martin Rowland, this Student Guide for practical Biology: - Help students easily identify what they need to know with a concise summary of required practical work examined in the A-level specifications. - Consolidate understanding of practical work, methodology, mathematical and other skills out of the laboratory with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers in the back of the book. - Provide plenty of opportunities for students to improve exam technique with sample answers, examiners tips and exam-style questions. - Offer support beyond the Student books with coverage of methodologies and generic practical skills not focused on in the textbooks.
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Cambridge International AS and A Level Biology Workbook with CD-ROM

Author: Mary Jones,Matthew Parkin

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107589479

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

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Fully revised and updated content matching the new Cambridge International Examinations Biology 9700 syllabus for first teaching in 2014 and first examination in 2016. The Cambridge International AS and A Level Biology Workbook with CD-ROM supports students to hone the essential skills of handling data, evaluating information and problem solving through a varied selection of relevant and engaging exercises and exam-style questions. The Workbook is endorsed by Cambridge International Examinations for Learner Support. Student-focused scaffolding is provided at relevant points and gradually reduced as the Workbook progresses, to promote confident, independent learning. Answers to all exercises and exam-style questions are provided on the CD-ROM for students to use to monitor their own understanding and track their progress through the course.
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A Level Biology

Strengthen Your Science, Maths and Written Communication Skills

Author: Mike Boyle

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007554621

Category: Communication in physics

Page: 16

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Build the science, maths and quality of written communication skills you need to succeed at A Level Biology for all the main exam boards. This book explains over 40 key skills in detail and is packed with questions as well as answers, hints and tips to help develop a thorough understanding. Written by Mike Boyle, Head of Biology at Cheadle and Marple Sixth Form College, this book explains over 40 essential skills necessary for A Level Biology in detail. Ideal for class or independent study, the book has been carefully compiled to cover the main exam boards' How Science Works, maths and quality of written communication (QWC) requirements ensuring complete coverage of all the key skills. The book includes:* Over 40 essential skills necessary for A Level Biology* Comprehensive coverage of 25 maths skills explanations including correlations, the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium and statistics such as the chi-squared test, the t-test and the Spearman Rank test* Activities and questions that get learners to apply their knowledge in new contexts* Assessing Investigative Skills activities that practise the skills needed in practical assessments such as the ISA or EMPA* QWC Worked Examples that explain how to improve the quality of written communication* Answers with helpful hints and tips, as well as fully worked out approaches to help students check their understanding and progress* A glossary that explains key terms used in the book
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Effective Learning in the Life Sciences

How Students Can Achieve Their Full Potential

Author: David Adams

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119977630

Category: Science

Page: 288

View: 1897

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Effective Learning in the Life Sciences is intended to help ensure that each student achieves his or her true potential by learning how to solve problems creatively in laboratory, field or other workplace setting. Each chapter describes state of the art approaches to learning and teaching and will include case studies, worked examples and a section that lists additional online and other resources. All of the chapters are written from the perspective both of students and academics and emphasize and embrace effective scientific method throughout. This title also draws on experience from a major project conducted by the Centre for Bioscience, with a wide range of collaborators, designed to identify and implement creative teaching in bioscience laboratories and field settings. With a strong emphasis on students thinking for themselves and actively learning about their chosen subject Effective Learning in the Life Sciences provides an invaluable guide to making the university experience as effective as possible.
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BAMS: The Essential Guide to Becoming a Master Student

Author: Dave Ellis

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0547192339

Category: Education

Page: 160

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BAMS: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT is a new text created to promote student success by helping students discover their abilities and reach their full potential. The 160 page brief text encourages first-year students in an easy-to-read, short article format. Each page invites students to put new ideas into action immediately and select additional strategies as they plan for their future. BAMS: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BECOMING A MASTER STUDENT is integrated with technology on every page. One Click Away is a feature noted within the text, highlighting in depth topic coverage available on the web site, as well as in the Online Multimedia ebook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Aqa Biology as Student Book

Author: Glenn Toole,Susan Toole

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198351764

Category: Biology

Page: 328

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Fully revised and updated for the new linear qualification, written and checked by curriculum and specification experts, this Student Book supports and extends students through the new course while delivering the breadth, depth, and skills needed to succeed in the new A Levels and beyond.
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Occupational Outlook Handbook, 1994-1995

Author: DIANE Publishing Company

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 9780788107948

Category:

Page: 350

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A nationally recognized, best-selling reference work. An easy-to-use, comprehensive "encyclopedia" of today's occupations & tomorrow's hiring trends. Describes in detail some 250 occupations -- covering about 104 million jobs, or 85% of all jobs in the U.S. Each description discuses the nature of the work; working conditions; employment; training, other qualifications, & advancement; job outlook; earnings; related occupations; & sources of additional information. Revised every 2 years.
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Careers in Focus

Coaches & Fitness Professionals

Author: Facts On File, Incorporated

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438117345

Category: Coaching (Athletics)

Page: 188

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Profiles careers as coaches and fitness professionals such as aerobics instructors, college sports coaches, dietitians and nutritionists, exercise physiologists, fitness directors, and more.
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