here are are a couple of fascinating BBC programmes on our Biological approach topic, specially selected by Dr Bayley:
Michael Mosley uses the BBC archives to chart scientists’ progress as they probed the mind of the murderer to try to understand why people kill, and whether it can help prevent it:
Professor Robert Plomin talks to Jim Al-Khalili about what makes some people smarter than others and why he’s fed up with the genetics of intelligence being ignored:
Next week we will be reviewing the topics below. You should have most of this material from Year 12, but if not, please print it off and review it before the relevant lesson! We can save a lot of time if we work together properly on this!
Reliablity and Validity
Reliability and Validity (PPH 2014)
Reliability and validity worksheet (NM)
Introduction to Experiments (PPH) 2011-12
Field and Natural Experiments Worksheet (NM) 2011-12
Lab Experiments Worksheet (NM-PPH) 2012-13
Observations 2011 (NM)
Observations Worksheet 2011(NM)
CORRELATIONAL STUDIES 2011
hope you’ve managed to get a bit of relaxation in over half-term. Please print this handout and bring to your first lesson with Mrs Carter
Biological evaluation (2)
To be sure that you will have a clear understanding ready for the assessed task on Wednesday (see the schedule) I have posted below a handout and powerpoint for you to have done by Tuesday period 5. Bring any questions raised to that lesson!
Ethics in Research(PPH) 2015
Ethical issues Worksheet (NM-PH 2015)
This post is very important, especially for the lovely students who missed out on Wednesday’s lesson due to peer mentor training.
- Make sure you have a copy of the powerpoint and the worksheet
- Make contact with your group to get yourselves organised
- The presentations will be done in class on Tuesday 20th October. The lesson on Monday 19th is for finishing off your presentations and practising.
Groups and Topic
Virginia, Chloe and Megan – Understanding Consciousness
Lauren, Colin and Rachel – Treating Criminal Behaviour
Robbie and Elisa – Enhancing Neurological Function
Peter Jess and Lauryn – Improving Marketing Techniques
You will need the powerpoint and the handout below.
12A for Wednesday 14th October Period 1
12B for Friday 16th October Period 2
Ethics of neuroscience ( nm 2015)
Ethics of neuroscience (nm 2015)A