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# Mathematics Curriculum Studies 4

### Available in 2013

Fairfield High School Semester 2 Semester 2

### Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

This course introduces students to the key concepts underlying a deep understanding of measurement and trigonometry. This course will consider the historical development of trigonometry and other measurement related topics and will examine current related pedagogical models within the field of secondary mathematics including methods of communicating mathematical reasoning.

Objectives On satisfactory completion of this course students should be able to:
- understand the key concepts related to measurement from a mathematical perspective
- understand the key concepts related to trigonometry
- appreciate the mathematical knowledge and beliefs that learners bring to a learning task
- apply a range of strategies for teaching secondary mathematics
- recognise the common misconceptions that students may have in regard to the mathematical content covered.
- Recognise aspects of communicating mathematical reasoning
Content - Measurement units, length, area, volume, surface area, time, perimeter, spherical geometry
- Trigonometry trigonometric relationships, applications of trigonometry, trigonometric functions, applications of trigonometric functions
- teaching strategies related to mathematical content
- common misconceptions related to the mathematical content
Replacing Course(s) n/a
Transition n/a
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge N/A
Modes of Delivery Distance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Internal Mode
Teaching Methods Problem Based Learning
Lecture
Forums
Integrated Learning
Self Directed Learning
Student Projects
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify) Assessment Item 1: Examination 40%Assessment Item 2: Written assignment 40%Assessment Item 3: Online Discussion Task 20%
Contact Hours Lecture: for 8.5 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Timetables 2013 Course Timetables for EDUC6105
• Last Updated: Monday, 20 May 2013 5:04 PM AEST