University of Technology Sydney

028259 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1

6cp; 3hpw; availability: exchange and study abroad students with faculty approval
Requisite(s): 48 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10350 Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Education
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 013047 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1 AND 013415 Mathematics Teaching Methods 1 AND C10209 Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies

Postgraduate

Description

This subject explores how mathematics teaching and curriculum can be organised and managed for effective learning. The subject combines theory with practice to provide students with the skills and understanding required to begin to teach mathematics in a secondary school, and is associated with professional experience. The subject includes study of secondary mathematics syllabuses, lesson planning, approaches to learning and teaching, and different forms and functions of practical work and its role in learning and teaching mathematics. This subject is a prerequisite for the other mathematics teaching methods subjects.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus


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