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Thanks for signing up to the RVC Biology Champions Programme. This free online set of six sessions for Years10-13 aims to raise your attainment in Biology GCSE, A level or equivalent, through introducing you to inspiring role models and covering curriculum-linked content.

The first session starts in Biology Week, the first week in October.

The sessions will take place every Tuesday night, from 5.30-6.30pm on MS Teams Live; you will receive joining links prior to each session.

Our draft programme is as follows:

  • October 5th Biology week- launch with Royal Society of Biology. Focus: Musculoskeletal system and anatomy
  • October 12th Focus: Cardiovascular and digestive systems (linked to Physiology Friday event).
  • October 19th Focus: Evolution and ecosystems
  • October 26th- half term
  • November 2nd - Pathology society guests. Focus: Immunity. (Pathology week linked- 1st -7th Nov)
  • November 9th - Biochemical society guests. Focus: Cellular dynamics
  • 16th- Neurobiology, plus Quiz and summary.

We will consult you about topic content at the start of the Autumn term.

Don't worry if you can't make it every week but we want you to come to as many as you can!

How long will we keep your personal data?
We will keep your data until the Biology Champions course finishes so that we can send your joining and evaluation information. We will not communicate with you about anything other than Biology Champions. 

How can I find out more about what you are doing with my personal data and how can I change it?
The law says that you can ask us: to see what personal data we have about you or to correct any mistakes; to stop using it; to get rid of it; to stop using it for certain things. If you or your parents have any concerns then you or your parents should email data@rvc.ac.uk and we will help you.

Who do I contact with questions?
If you have any questions or concerns about how your personal data is used, or please contact the College’s Data Protection Officer: data@rvc.ac.uk

Further information for you and your parents, including our Data Protection Policy, can also be found on our website.

By signing up to Biology Champions you understand and agree with how we will use your data.

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