Age: 16 - 23
Resource type: demonstration, drill and practice, educational game, experiment, exploration, lesson plan, open activity, other, simulation, video
Context: compulsory education, continuing education, distance education, special education, vocational education
Supported by: la Caixa Foundation
An educational programme that strives to promote health by facilitating decision-making based on scientific reasoning.
PART 2 (of 8): BIOTECHNOLOGY.
Learn about the mechanisms of different treatments that biotechnologies have brought us. Cutting-edge research is illustrated with simple experiments, where one can engineer skin or grow drug against anaemia. Listen to expert's opinion and discuss the ethical, legal and social aspects related to the biotechnology revolution.
The following materials are available: videos, games, experiments, discussion video. In the section “Resources for Teachers” various additional and supporting materials (experiment protocol, discussion card games, ...) are provided in order to use in classrooms.
The module is available in English, Spanish, French, Polish and Catalan.