Designed for middle and secondary science teachers as well as curriculum and instructional leaders, the Certificate in Biotechnology Education strengthens their content knowledge and pedagogic techniques in bioscience. The certificate leverages Johns Hopkins University’s expertise in biotechnology and teacher preparation to help educators develop effective new approaches to bringing the discipline to life in today’s classroom.
|Course Locations||Baltimore, MD; Rockville, MD; *Online|
|Available 100% Online||No|
|Entry Terms||Fall, Spring or Summer|
|Degree Requirements||5 courses|
|Tuition and Fees||Tuition in the 2019-2020 academic year is $4,499 per course.
Please note: 2019-2020 tuition rates are tentative pending approval by the Board of Trustees.
The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Education consists of five graduate-level courses that emphasize inquiry-oriented approaches and integrating technology in bioscience education. The program also challenges you to analyze recent research on bioscience education, reflect on your learning and practice, and develop teaching tools and assessment strategies to engage your students in bioscience-related problems and inquiries.
After completing the Certificate in Biotechnology Education, you may count some credits toward a Master of Science in Biotechnology.
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