In this module trainees will develop their subject knowledge, understanding, skills, attitudes and confidence in science. They will acquire knowledge and understanding required to secure the progress and engagement of all their children in science across the Foundation Stage and primary years. Trainees will develop their understanding of the teaching of science in schools and learning will be enhanced through cross-curricular work linking science with other subjects. There will be particular emphasis on the research proven value of planning for science lessons that facilitate children's higher order thinking through purposeful practical science and pupil talk. Focused assessment of pupils' understanding will be considered and how this feeds into future planning. The module will enable trainees to meet the relevant current requirements for the award of Qualified Teacher Status.

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