Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 |
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You cannot undertake this subject if you have completed:
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CoordinatorDr Lynda Ball
This subject examines how the teaching of mathematics in upper primary and secondary schools and beyond can be enhanced by the use of new computer and calculator technologies. The impact on curriculum, on presentation, on teaching, on assessment and on ways of doing mathematics will be considered. The main focus will be on the use of software and calculators that are mathematically able, open platforms that provide opportunities for changed pedagogies. Participants will have the opportunity to develop new skills for teaching with technology, to study theories underlying educational uses and theories of representation in mathematics, and to review products and examine their educational uses. Participants will select a specialisation in technology appropriate to the age group of most interest.
Students completing this subject will
This subject has a minimum hurdle requirement of 80% attendance at all tutorials, seminars and workshops.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Students completing this subject should be able to:
Master of Education |
Master of Education
Master of Numeracy
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