Course MD1098

Mathematical Problem Solving in Secondary School

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Main field of study:

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Learning outcomes for the course

On completion of the course, students shall be able to:

  • Describe relevant scientific theories and research associated with mathematical problem-solving.
  • Communicate mathematical thought and reasoning in written and spoken form, and through the use of symbols, pictures, diagrams and action.
  • Use different mathematical forms of expression and ideas in association with mathematical problem-solving.
  • Demonstrate the ability to creatively produce, formulate and solve mathematical problems that have no given solution.
  • Interpret and critically analyse pupls’ solutions to mathematical problems in order to gain an understanding of the pupils’ development of mathematical knowledge.
  • Analyse in a scientific manner the teaching of mathematics through mathematical problem-solving.