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New SACE Stage 2 Topic Workshops

SACE Stage 2 Biology (Aust. Curriculum) New Topics 1 - 3

Date: Tuesday 15th August 2017

Time: 5.15pm to 7.45pm (registration from 4.45pm)

Venue: Darling West Lecture Theatre (G14 Darling West), University of Adelaide (registration will be in 121 Physics Building)

Bookings close: 10/08/2017

Event Pricing:

Type Earlybird price Regular price
Personal Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Joint Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
SASTA Student Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Corporate Member - SA School (1 Day)n/a$88.00
Non-Member (1 Day)n/a$99.00

Presenters: Associate Professor Michael Lardelli, Professor Paul Thomas and Dr Kate Delaporte

This workshop covers Topics 1 - 3. Topics 4 - 6 will be covered in a separate workshop on Wednesday 16th August.


Overview:

The introduction of the senior Australian Curriculum into the SACE Science subjects has enabled new content to be incorporated into Stage 2 Biology course, to be introduced in 2018. The new content will be explained and numerous examples will highlighted in contexts for the curriculum.

 

Key Topics 1 - 3:

  • DNA sequencing and the removal of genes using CRISPR

  • The nervous system

  • Reproductive isolation

 

Intended Audience:

Stage 2 Biology teachers

 

NB: The ticket price includes a light meal.

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SACE Stage 2 Physics (Aust. Curriculum) New Topics

Date: Tuesday 15th August 2017

Time: 5.15pm to 7.45pm (registration from 4.45pm)

Venue: Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre (103 Physics Building), University of Adelaide (Registration will be in 121 Physics Building)

Bookings close: 10/08/2017

Event Pricing:

Type Earlybird price Regular price
Personal Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Joint Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
SASTA Student Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Corporate Member - SA School (1 Day)n/a$88.00
Non-Member (1 Day)n/a$99.00

Presenters: Professor Peter Veitch, Associate Professor Paul Jackson and Dr Martin White.

Overview:

The introduction of the senior Australian Curriculum into the SACE Science subjects has enabled new content to be incorporated into Stage 2 Physics course, to be introduced in 2018. The new content will be explained and numerous examples will highlighted in contexts for the curriculum.

 

Key Topics:

New Stage 2 Physics content:

  • Electromagnetic induction
  • The Standard Model
  • Relativity

 

Intended Audience:

Stage 2 Physics teachers

 

NB: The ticket price includes a light meal. 

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SACE Stage 2 Chemistry (Aust. Curriculum) New Topics

Date: Wednesday 16th August 2017

Time: 5.15pm to 7.45pm (registration from 4.45pm)

Venue: Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre (103 Physics Building), University of Adelaide (Registration will be in 121 Physics Building)

Bookings close: 11/08/2017

Event Pricing:

Type Earlybird price Regular price
Personal Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Joint Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
SASTA Student Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Corporate Member - SA School (1 Day)n/a$88.00
Non-Member (1 Day)n/a$99.00

Presenters: Professor Chris Sumby, Associate Professor Tara Pukala and Mr Robran Cock

Overview:

The introduction of the senior Australian Curriculum into the SACE Science subjects has enabled new content to be incorporated into the Stage 2 Chemistry course, to be introduced in 2018. The new content will be explained and numerous examples will be highlighted in contexts for the curriculum.

Key Topics:

New Stage 2 Chemistry content:

  • Ion (Exchange) Chromatography
  • Reverse Osmosis
  • New Materials e.g. composites 

Intended Audience:

Stage 2 Chemistry teachers


NB: The ticket price includes a light meal. 

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SACE Stage 2 Biology (Aust. Curriculum) New Topics 4 - 6

Date: Wednesday 16th August 2017

Time: 5.15pm to 7.45pm (registration from 4.45pm)

Venue: Darling West Lecture Theatre (G14 Darling West), University of Adelaide (registration will be in 121 Physics Building)

Bookings close: 11/08/2017

Event Pricing:

Type Earlybird price Regular price
Personal Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Joint Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
SASTA Student Member (1 Day)n/a$66.00
Corporate Member - SA School (1 Day)n/a$88.00
Non-Member (1 Day)n/a$99.00

Presenters: Dr Kate Sanders, Associate Professor Phill Casey and Ms Velta Vingelis

This workshop covers Topics 4 - 6. Topics 1 - 3 will be covered in a separate workshop on Tuesday 15th August.


Overview:

The introduction of the senior Australian Curriculum into the SACE Science subjects has enabled new content to be incorporated into Stage 2 Biology course, to be introduced in 2018. The new content will be explained and numerous examples will highlighted in contexts for the curriculum.

 

Key Topics 4 - 6:

  • Allopatric and sympatric speciation
  • Maintaining biodiversity
  • Homeostasis

 

Intended Audience:

Stage 2 Biology teachers

 

NB: The ticket price includes a light meal. 

  Book now