lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
Tiiu Kaljas (language of instruction:Estonian)
Annika Volt (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Brief description of the course
Didactics of mathematics as a research domain.
Theories of mathematical learning. Mathematical abilities. Learning difficulties.Meaningful learning.
Objectives of mathematics education, cognitive and affective taxonomy of learning. Planning mathematics teaching. The structure of mathematics lessons. Teaching methods: Development of mathematical concepts; Skills training; Problem solving; Proofs and proveing; Practical tasks in mathematics; Home assignments.
Assessment and grading in mathematics.
The teacher of mathematics: style and efficiency.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- knows basic theories in mathematics education;
- is able to plan and analyze mathematics lessons.