Skills Focus Session 2: Calculator Skills

SF2: Calculator Skills

Get to grips with the use of your calculator.

In this short-course, you will be learning:
-How to use your calculator proficiently
-Tips to get quicker in calculations

Session 1.29 Start: 3 May; Zoom: 9 May

1.29

This session covers:
Biology – The eye
Chemistry – LCAs and sustainability
Physics – Lenses and Lens diagrams

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 9 May 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.28 Start: 26 April; Zoom: 2 May

1.28

This session covers:
Biology – The brain, nervous system and the reflex arc
Chemistry – Greenhouse gases and global warming
Physics – Nuclear equations

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 2 May 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.30 Start: 10 May; Zoom: 16 May

1.30

This session covers:
Biology – Long and short-sightedness
Chemistry – Producing potable water (Prac)
Physics – The solar system, comets, satellites, asteroids, orbits, and the origins of the universe (models of Copernicus & Galileo). 

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 11 April 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.27 Start: 19 April; Zoom: 25 April

1.27

This session covers:
Biology – Protein Synthesis
Chemistry – The atmosphere past and present
Physics – Lifecycle of stars

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 25 April 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.26 Start: 5 April; Zoom: 18 April

1.26

This session covers:
Biology – Digestive System
Chemistry – Types of chemical reactions and titrations (Prac)
Physics – Fusion

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 18 April 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.22 Start: 1 Mar; Zoom: 7 Mar

1.22

This session covers:
Biology – The Kidneys
Chemistry – Nanoparticles
Physics – Alpha, Beta & Gamma Radiation

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 7 March 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.20 Start: 8 Feb; Zoom: 14 Feb

1.20

This session covers:
Biology – Homeostasis III: The Menstrual Cycle and Pregnancy
Chemistry – Displacement Reactions and Ionic Equations
Physics – Investigating Radiation (Prac)

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 14 February 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.19 Start: 1 Feb; Zoom: 7 Feb

1.19

This session covers:
Biology – Homeostasis II: Blood glucose regulation & diabetes
Chemistry – Balancing Equations II: Advanced Skills
Physics – The EM Spectrum

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 7 February 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.24 Start: 15 Mar; Zoom: 21 Mar

1.24

This session covers:
Biology – IVF
Chemistry – Endothermic and Exothermic reaction profiles
Physics – Half-life

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 21 March 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.23 Start: 8 Mar; Zoom: 14 Mar

1.23

This session covers:
Biology – Contraception
Chemistry – Allotropes of Carbon
Physics – Penetrating and ionising powers of alpha, beta and gamma radiation

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 14 March 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).

Session 1.21 Start: 15 Feb; Zoom: 28 Feb

1.21

This session covers:
Biology – Homeostasis IV: Osmoregulation
Chemistry – Precipitate reactions and Ionic Equations
Physics – Generating EM Waves, Uses and Hazards of EM waves

Each section for the topics above contains at least one video and quiz (to monitor your understanding and progress), as well as exam-style questions related to these topics to give you the practice you need.
The final section contains instructions to attend an optional fixed-date live group session on:
Sunday 28 February 2021 at 6:30pm in order to discuss any recurring trouble you may have with particular questions.
(Note: if the fixed date live session is in the past, then you will not be able to attend this session).