University of Technology Sydney

013238 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1

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Anti-requisite(s): 013415 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1 AND 028259 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1


This subject explores how mathematics teaching and curriculum can be organised and managed for effective learning. It combines theory with practice to provide pre-service teachers with the skills and understanding required to begin to teach mathematics in a secondary school. The subject includes a study of secondary mathematics syllabuses, lesson planning, approaches to learning, and resources for student engagement. It highlights a range of mathematics teaching strategies and different forms and functions of practical work, with a focus on development of depth of content knowledge that is essential for teaching mathematics for understanding.

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