Teaching and Learning Science

January 16-May 8, 2019

Institute for Educational Development

Programme Highlights  
The course will provide you with an opportunity to: 
  • examine and broaden your conceptions of learning and teaching science; 
  • demonstrate an enhanced understanding of selected content in the three disciplines of science (physics, chemistry and biology); 
  • explore and analyse students’ alternative frameworks in learning science; 
  • develop science education practice that is informed both by current learning theories and research undertaken in the context; 
  • develop teaching/learning materials to develop students’ knowledge, skills and attitudes essential for science; and 
  • enhance your knowledge and practice of a variety of teaching strategies in science, particularly those that are relevant to the contextual realities of the developing world. 
Who can attend?
Teachers and teacher educators teaching science.

When and where?
January 16 – May 8, 2019 | Every Wednesday | 9:30 am -12:30 pm | AKU-IED

Course Fee  
Rs 35,500 /- per participant  
Deadline for Registrations 
January 10, 2019 

*Registration will be made on first  come first serve basis and subject to availability of seats.

  • Dr Nelofer Halai, Professor, AKU-IED, Pakistan 
  •  Dr Tasneem Anwar, Assistant Professor, AKU-IED, Pakistan 


Professional Development Centre, Karachi (PDC,K)

Phone: +92 21 3634 7611-4, 3682 6991-4 | Ext #: 8523/8511

E-mail: ied.pdck@aku.edu

Office Timings


10:00 am-12:00 pm & 2:00-4:00 pm