A look at infection and response focusing on pathogens and how they cause disease. A detailed look at plant disease and disease prevention in both plants and animals. This is a multi syllabus class covering OCR EdExcel and AQA exam boards.
Thursday 21st October at 6:00 PM 60 mins
Introduction to disease-causing pathogens and communicable disease, looking at bacteria viruses protist's and fungi and common disease focusing on symptoms, treatments and mode of spread.
Thursday 28th October at 6:00 PM 60 mins
The defence mechanisms - a look at the immune system, first-line defence, second-line defence, the immune system mounts a response and exam questions. Monoclonal antibodies triple science
Thursday 4th November at 6:00 PM 60 mins
Preventing the spread of disease and vaccinations - disease prevention, a look at vaccinations and how they work and plant disease and defences exam questions.
Thursday 11th November at 6:00 PM 60 mins
Drugs and antibiotic resistance - a detailed look at various drug treatments and how they work, where do drugs come from, how drugs will come on to the market place, antibiotic resistance and exam questions.
Thursday 18th November at 6:00 PM 60 mins
Exam questions and application - can you now apply what you have learnt, lots and lots of exam questions to show you variation and a layered approach starting with the simplest and going to the hardest.
My style of teaching is all about exam technique, revision &making learning fun. I have extensive experience teaching across all exam boards at A level & GCSE and an exceptional track record for improving grades.
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