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Mathematics for Education

Year



Type

Major, Sub-Major

Description

The Mathematics for Education major and sub-major will enable graduates to teach Mathematics in a secondary school setting from Years 7-12. The Mathematics for Education major and sub-major are only available for students in the Bachelor of Secondary Education (Honours) program.

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Assumed Knowledge

SACE Stage 2 Mathematics.

Courses

Course Area and cat no. Units Level References
SUB-MAJOR
Complete the following 6 courses:
Calculus 1 MATH 1054 4.5 1
Statistical Methods MATH 1068 4.5 1
Linear Algebra MATH 1056 4.5 1
Developing Mathematical Thinking MATH 1070 4.5 1
Linear Programming and Networks MATH 2014 4.5 2
Geometry MATH 2033 4.5 2
MAJOR
Complete the above 6 courses plus the following 2 courses:
Mathematical Sciences Project MATH 3013 4.5 3
Optimisation MATH 3009 4.5 3

Rules

Nil

Notes

  1. The major comprises 8 courses (36 units); the sub-major comprises 6 courses (27 units).