A global dimension to science education in schools
Enhance your science teaching with a global perspective. This free course offers valuable insights on incorporating non-Western scientific articles into your curriculum, fostering a more inclusive learning environment. Discover the importance of the global dimension in science and learn about the contributions made by ‘non-Western’ scientists. Bring global science to life for your students and broaden their understanding of science and technology beyond the Western world.
Is your science teaching very western-oriented? This free course, A global dimension to science education in schools, is aimed at those teachers who would like to give a more global feeling to their teaching. You will learn how to source scientific articles with a greater emphasis on science and technology beyond the western world and experience how such articles can be incorporated into teaching within the National Curriculum.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
Understand why the global dimension in science is so important
Understand what contributions have been made to science by ‘non-Western’ scientists
Deliver the curriculum so as to bring global science to life for students.