Docent lecture: Biology didactics - the art of teaching about the science of life

  • Date: –14:15
  • Location: Evolutionsbiologiskt centrum Friessalen
  • Lecturer: Ph D Annica Gullberg
  • Organiser: IEG
  • Contact person: Annica Gullberg
  • Docentföreläsning

The lecture will discuss how biology didactics contributes to increased knowledge and skills in the field of biology.

The lecture will discuss how biology didactics contributes to increased knowledge and skills in the field of biology. For example, patterns in human thinking can lead to difficulties in understanding. The lecture will discuss how biology didactics contributes to increased knowledge and skills in the field of biology. For example, emerged patterns in human thinking can lead to difficulties in understanding biological phenomena in a scientific way. An awareness of such common errors of thought can help to avoid difficulties also with other concepts. During the presentation I will give an overview of biology didactic research, including examples from different biological sub-disciplines.

The lecture is an obligatory teaching test for those applying for admittance as docent and it should be possible for students and others with basic academic education in the relevant field to follow it. The lecture will last for 45 minutes and afterwards the audience may ask questions. The lecture will be given in Swedish.

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