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Learn key English vocabulary to help you explore different science subjects and advance your English language skills.
Explore the use of medicines in treating cancer and take your first steps towards becoming a science writer.
Discover how advances in the field of genomics are transforming healthcare with this online genomics course.
Discover the human abdomen and how it works.
Discover ecology and learn how we can protect wildlife to conserve our natural world.
How does DNA work? Gain a fascinating introduction to the basics of molecular biology and how DNA code actually works.
Get an introduction to the science of forensic science and discover how it's applied in the real world.
Develop practical lessons to help 14-16 year old students understand biology with this CPD for science teachers.
Boost your knowledge of body processes and improve the effectiveness of your biology teaching for the primary national curriculum.
Develop sound subject knowledge of primary biology and learn how to identify and overcome pupils’ misconceptions around evolution.
Improve your understanding of some of the key concepts in A level biology and discover what's involved in higher level study.
Learn what a genome is and use this information to answer questions about biology, yourself, and the world around you.
Learn more about the fascinating world of engineering, and discover where an engineering degree could take you.
Learn biology to explore the creation and evolution of life. Discover the wonders of human life with short courses to suit a range of experience levels.
Get an introduction to different human body parts and their functions, from organ systems to cell structure and tissues.
Find out how effective infection control in health and social care can tackle the global risk of antimicrobial resistance.
Learn KS2 biology subject knowledge and teaching
strategies that will engage pupils in the primary science national curriculum.
STEM teachers teach subjects in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and the many variations within these areas. The demand for people skilled in STEM subjects is continually on the rise.
Build your knowledge of food production challenges and technology with this online course for post-16 students of biology.
Why do we age? Is there a limit to human lifespan? Can we prolong our lives? Find out with this free online course.
Get an introduction to human physiology and the amazing systems in our bodies that keep us alive.
Improve your clinical pharmacy knowledge and learn the principles, techniques and tools used to create biotechnology products.
Discover the crucial components and systems in the human body that keep us alive and healthy.
Explore the anatomy of the human abdomen and understand its clinical importance.
Discover what the microbiome is, how it changes throughout your life, and the role it plays in good human health.
Understand the emerging discipline of translational medicine and the process of taking research from ‘benchside’ to ‘bedside'.
Explore the impact of biochemistry on bioenergy and health, discovering why graduates are in demand; with the Biochemical Society.
Understand the link between behaviour and human biology, and learn how genes and the environment influence our behaviour.
Discover the diversity of life on earth, the impacts of five past mass extinctions and the prospect of a sixth extinction today.
Explore the latest strategies emerging from Educational Neuroscience for educators to consider.
Develop the right skills for study and assessment in higher education while refreshing your core science knowledge.
Explore how the function and properties of the integumentary and musculoskeletal systems protect our body and allow us to move.
What do we know and what are we discovering about the form and function of the human brain? Find out with this online course.
Demystify the ageing process and learn how our everyday behaviours are likely to affect our long-term musculoskeletal health.
Discover the scientific research about learning and how it applies to your classroom, on this CPD-certified course for educators.
Discover the process of how swab samples become critical data that aid the knowledge and understanding of the spread of disease.
Discover the science underpinning modern medical practice today and how to maintain and promote good physical and mental health.
Get an introduction to image acquisition and analysis for biologists – from basic techniques to the future of image analysis.
Understand the basics of microbiology and explore the diversity of microbial life in our world.
Get an introduction to histology – the study of anatomy at a microscopic level – and use histopathology to identify disease.
Learn about biosecurity, biosafety and bioethics, and why they're vital - inside and outside of the lab.
Explore the diverse skills and knowledge required to be a nurse and find out where a career in nursing could take you.
This course by BSAC is for healthcare professionals managing infections. You will learn about Gram Negative Bacteria.
Learn about the forensic technique of facial reconstruction from the experts involved in a real crime case.
Explore our past, present and future understanding of drugs with this online course. Where do drugs come from? How do they work?
Get an introduction to energy and explore how humans and other living things obtain and use their biological energy sources.
Learn key concepts in biological evolution and find out how to integrate them into the classroom.
Learn more about all things insulin: from how it works, to insulin types, to side effects and guidance on how to prescribe safely.
Explore practical application of neuroscience research in education and leadership.
Learn strategies and techniques for teaching genomics in and outside of the classroom to create enriching learning opportunities.
Become a truly impactful educator by exploring the science of memory formation and its impact on learning.
Learn about the science behind having a liver transplant with this free online course from the Centre for Liver Research.
Using the latest genomics research, discover how genomic technologies are changing how we understand and treat medical conditions.
Learn more about how your heart works, the causes of heart disease and how to keep your heart healthy.
Explore how new behaviours are learnt by examining different types of psychological conditioning.
Discover how soil is crucial for life on Earth, how humans impact this fragile system, and what we can do to better protect it.
Discover how digital tools can be used for the recruitment and retention of participants within clinical trials.
Discover how genetics is revolutionising the detection and treatment of the different types of cancer.
Discover the fascinating world of dentistry and explore the impact dentistry has on our lives.
Learn how animal models can help us learn about human psychology, cognitive skills, and the neurobiology of learning and memory.
Discover the basics of microbiology and the principles of antimicrobial stewardship from a practical standpoint.
Explore the exciting subjects within life sciences and the rewarding careers that studying life sciences at university lead to.
Explore the potential for life on icy moons, what exoplanets look like, and the role biosignatures play in the search for life.
Explore the threats facing human civilisation on Earth and discover the possible ways that we could colonise other planets.
Advance your study of English as a second language as you explore sustainability and discover the wonders of New Zealand.
What is an ultrasound scan, and how do they work? Discover the science of ultrasound and understand its clinical uses.
Learn what makes the Earth so special, and why ‘habitable’ doesn’t always mean ‘inhabited’.
From the beginning to where we are now, explore the formation of the Earth and the history of life on the blue planet.
Discover our neighbouring planet, Mars, and delve into the missions and mysteries surrounding life on the planet.
Learn how developments in genomics are transforming our knowledge and treatment of conditions such as diabetes.
Learn about how your liver works, ways to look after it and how liver damage is caused, studied and treated around the world.
Get an introduction to the growing role of genomics in healthcare, for patient diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
Discover how to engage students aged 14-16 in science, using hands-on experiments in this three-part CPD ExpertTrack for teachers.
Understand new and established genomic sequencing technologies, and how to apply them in clinical practice.
Learn how molecular genetic techniques are used to identify the genetic factors that contribute to the development of disease.
Learn about the role of clinical bioinformaticians in healthcare and how their work is helping to realise the genomics revolution.