Los Avances de la Química y su Impacto en la Sociedad (Chemistry and its Impact on Society)Activity by Bernardo Herradón | added on Jan 04, 2011 | Spain
Course addressed to general public, secondary school students and teachers as well as to anybody interested on the benefits of Chemistry for our lifes.
The course deals with any aspect in which Chemistry influences in our life, including health, food production and improvement, water quality, quotidien materials, energy, technological materials, and so on. Also, some topics of current general interest, such a environmental issues, are also discussed. Other topics, such as Chemistry in the news as well as the future of Chemistry, are also dealt with.
All the topics are explained with the objective to be useful educational material for secondary students.
The second issue of the course is currently underway (ee web site http://www.losavancesdelaquimica.com/). Copies of the lectures can be downloaded from the web.
The professorship of the course is formed by some of the most outstanding Spanish professors and researchers with vocation for outreaching.
The third issue is planned to start by the end of September 2011.
|Topic:||conferences, chemistry education, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities||Audience:||general public, students, educators, teachers, secondary school students, graduate students|