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Week Options:

Week 1: Tue 10 - Fri 13 July
Week 2: Mon 16 - Thurs 19 July

Time Options:

Week 1 am: 9.30 - 12.30
Week 1 pm: 1.30 - 4.30
Week 2 am: 9.30 - 12.30
Week 2 pm: 1.30 - 4.30

These are repeat programs with the same presenter, Mr John Seymour.

4 sessions of 3 hours each

1.  DNA, transcription, translation. Proteins, polysaccharides, lipids. Cell membrane. Diffusion, active transport, osmosis.

2.  DNA replication. Enzymes. Recombinant DNA. Sequencing, PCR, profiling. Prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. Surface area to volume ratio.

3.  Organelles, endosymbiotic theory. Cytoskeleton. Written answer technique. Errors, accuracy, precision, resolution. Mitosis, binary fission.

4.  Cell cycle, cell culture. Tissues, organs, systems. Stimulus-response model; temperature regulation.

Throughout the week there will be practice questions, including many from past examination papers, and discussion of how to tackle different types of questions.

Seminar Leader: Mr John Seymour MA Dip Ed Dip TESOL

John has teaching, lecturing and exam marking experience extending over more than 40 years, and is a former member of the SACE Board Biology Syllabus Committee. Students appreciate his clear explanation of concepts through computer presentations.
John is the author of the Fundamentals Biology Revision Guide Notes. 

You will also receive other resources from Mr Seymour when you enrol:

  • Email support throughout the year on any topic that is unclear.
  • A list of definitions worth knowing by heart.
  • Suggested examples.
  • A list of topics for which you need to know examples.
  • For students considering any kind of medical course, some material on recent developments that might be useful to know about. 

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