Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course isLecturer Victor Pereira at Harvard Graduate School of Education.
"Exploring the World of Cell Structure and Function" is an in-depth course designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental building blocks of life: cells. This course delves into the intricate world of cellular biology, covering a wide range of topics that unravel the mysteries of cell structure and function. Students will embark on a journey that begins with the basics, including cell types, membrane properties, and the role of organelles. As the course progresses, participants will explore the dynamics of cellular communication, the fascinating intricacies of cell division, the metabolic processes that sustain life, and the regulation of cell activities. Furthermore, the course delves into advanced concepts, such as cellular diversity, specialization, and the role of stem cells in tissue regeneration. In addition, students will learn about cell aging and death, as well as its implications in cancer biology and transformation. This course also explores emerging trends and topics in cell biology. Whether you're a novice or an experienced learner, this course provides a solid foundation in cell biology, equipping students with the knowledge and insights necessary to appreciate the remarkable complexity of life at its most fundamental level.
At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the educator indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.
Exploring the World of Cell, by Victor Pereira at Harvard Graduate School
Victor Pereira is lecturer on education and Co-Chair of the Teaching and Teaching Leadership program (TTL). He earned his Bachelor of Science in biology and Master of Arts in teaching from Boston College. Prior to coming to HGSE, Pereira taught, coached, mentored and worked in many teacher-leadership roles for 14 years in Boston Public Schools. In 2012, Pereira was the Massachusetts Recipient of the Amgen Award for Science Teaching Excellence. Pereira has worked with the teacher preparation programs at HGSE in many different capacities since 2004 focused on developing new teachers and improving science teaching and learning in middle and high school classrooms. Pereira’s passion is helping science educators promote scientific literacy through authentic and relevant learning opportunities that prepare students to be informed and engaged citizens.