AQA Medicine and Health Through Time: An SHP Development Study (SHPS)

AQA Medicine and Health Through Time: An SHP Development Study (SHPS)

By: Dale Banham (author), Ian Dawson (author), Dan Moorhouse (author)Paperback

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Help your students learn more effectively with SHP's active learning approach to GCSE History. SHP Smarter History is a comprehensive series of books covering all the Schools History Project GCSE specifications. They combine: - complete coverage of the specification content - step-by-step coaching in exam skills all tackled through SHP's active learning, enquiry-based approach, which makes lesson planning easy, and helps ensure varied pace throughout the course - essential to keep your students motivated over a long period. These books put the fun back into teaching and learning at GCSE but without any compromise - they still help students achieve the highest grades. At every relevant stage through the book the 'Exam Buster' features help blend exam preparation with historical learning so that by the end of the course students understand not only the period and its issues but also how they will be expected to think and write about this for the examination. This is the best of both worlds from the experts who know what good teaching is about and also know what the SHP specifications are all about. AQA Medicine and Health This title is a course book for students taking the AQA Medicine development study. It covers all the relevant requirements of the AQA specification.

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Ian Dawson is Publications Director of the Schools History Project and creator of Dale Banham is a Deputy Head teacher in Ipswich having previously been Humanities Adviser in Suffolk. He has been a long term adviser and author for the Schools History Project.


Section 1: the big picture Section 2: Why was Ancient Medicine so important when they didn't even know what made people sick? Section 3: Why didn't medicine improve during the Middle Ages? Section 4: Why was the Medical Renaissance important when it didn't make anyone healthier? Section 5: Medicine in 1800: on the brink of progress Section 6: Fighting disease after 1800 - which medical hero deserves the statue of honour? Section 7: Public Health after 1800 - When did it finally improve - and why? Section 8: Surgery after 1800 - Why has there been such a revolution in surgery - and why was there opposition at first? Section 9: Is Florence Nightingale the only woman in medicine worth remembering? Section 10: Conclusion and overview of themes, periods, factors and individuals

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/11/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780340986714
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780340986714
  • weight: 612
  • ISBN10: 0340986719

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