History of ideas: vaccines and immunisation

As trials of COVID-19 vaccines kicks off, take a look back at the history of vaccination.

These questions and attached student activity are suitable for students in years 8 and 9 studying Biological Sciences. They should be used to raise awareness of the influence of society in scientific developments and also the impact of vaccines on society over time.

How to survive isolation, by an expert (and astronauts) – Australia’s Science Channel

Trekking alone across Antarctica taught me something about isolation – Australia’s Science Channel

History of ideas: vaccines and immunisation – Australia’s Science Channel

History of ideas: vaccines and immunisation – Australia’s Science Channel

Years: 8, 9

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