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AOK organises study visits to Scotland. Please click on the link for more information.

 

AOK COURSES

Modern Studies

  Frank Cooney has been a Principal Teacher of Modern Studies, an Adviser in Social Subjects, Head of Social Studies at Northern College and University of Aberdeen and is also the author of numerous Modern Studies textbooks. In his work with SQA,he has been at various times a Principal Assessor, vetter, setter , marker and verifier. He has provided training for Modern Studies and Politics staff nationally for a significant number of years.

Raising Attainment in Higher Modern Studies
Tuesday 3rd October 2017
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

UNLOCK THE MARKS

This course provides an analysis of the 2017 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance .

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

  • Planning and managing the unit and course  specification
  • Strategies to unlock  the marks for the Assignment
  • National standards  in the Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'Excellent course for the new MS Higher'
'Very useful for helping to teach the new higher course'
'Very useful practical 'hands on' experience of marking/discussing with fellow practitioners...plenty to reflect on'

Raising Attainment in National 5 Modern Studies
Thursday 26th October 2017
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also
provides an analysis of the 2017 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing
student performance .

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

• Planning and managing the unit and course specification
• Strategies to unlock the marks for the Assignment
• National standards in the 2017 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'Another very useful and informative course'
'Small group size appreciated'
'Useful and very helpful'

Preparing Candidates for Advanced Higher Modern Studies
Tuesday 31st October 2017
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also provides an analysis of the 2017 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance.

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

  • Planning and managing the unit and course  specification
  • Strategies to unlock  the marks for the Project/Dissertation
  • National standards  in the  2017 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'really enjoyed this'
'Very useful to understand standards'
'Thank you for all the help'

Preparing Candidates for Higher Politics
Tuesday 7th November 2017
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also
provides an analysis of the 2017 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing
student performance.

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

    • Planning and managing the unit and course specification
    • Strategies to unlock the marks for the Assignment
    • National standards in the 2017 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'A great help'
'Useful - good to have time to focus and go over things and get reassurance'
'Very useful, thanks!'

Product available to purchase - SUCCESS IN THE HIGHER MODERN STUDIES ASSIGNMENT - more info here

Courses available to all teachers:

NEW - Supporting Young People with ASD and ADHD in the Classroom - Monday 30th October

EXTRA DATE - Managing your department/faculty - Tuesday 21st November

NEW - An Introduction to Cyber Security - Thursday 23rd November & Tuesday 28th November

RESCHEDULED DATE - Preparing for Senior Management - Monday 27th November

EXTRA DATE - An Introduction to Mindfulness for Teachers - Wednesday 6th December

NEW - Mindfulness Level 2 - Wednesday 17th January 2018