EDUC6190

Extended Studies in Mathematics 1

10 Units

This course advances students¿ knowledge of the principles and practices of teaching and learning Mathematics in secondary schools. Students will explore and critically analyse ways of differentiating curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Mathematics classroom. Specific attention will be given to the literacy and numeracy demands of Mathematics as an area of practice; and the incorporation of technology into the teaching and learning of Mathematics.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 2 - 2018 (Callaghan)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Differentiate the curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Mathematics classroom;
  2. Develop authentic, interdisciplinary approaches to the teaching and learning of Mathematics;
  3. Incorporate new technologies into the teaching and learning of Mathematics.
Content
  • Differentiating the curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners in the Mathematics classroom.
  • The literacy and numeracy demands of Mathematics as an area of study.
  • The incorporation of new technologies into the teaching and learning of Mathematics.
Assessment Items
  • Essay: Project 1
  • Essay: Project 2

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Computer Lab

Face to Face On Campus 16 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 6 hour(s) per Term Full Term
Integrated Learning will typically consist of a series of online activities.

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 8 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 10 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Timetable 2018 Course Timetables for EDUC61901
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