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Primary Mathematics 1: Numeracy

Undergraduate | UNE-EDME145 | 2024

Get up to speed with basic maths so that you can teach it to primary school students. You’ll cover algebra, geometry, and probability. Find out about teaching tools and strategies for numeracy.

Study method
100% online
Assessments
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
16 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
24 June 2024

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Primary Mathematics 1: Numeracy

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. demonstrate broad and critical knowledge and understanding of the mathematics discpline relevant and necessary for teaching primary school students (GTSD 2.1.1);
    2. demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the research into student affect towards mathematics and how it impacts on student learning (GTSD 1.2.1);
    3. know and understand numeracy teaching tools, strategies and evidence-based research, and how they apply to mathematics teaching (GTSD 2.5.1);
    4. demonstrate the capacity to interpret needs-based assessment data (GTSD 5.1.1); and
    5. demonstrate high level competency in Working Mathematically including problem solving, reasoning, understanding and fluency in mathematics and numeracy (GTSD 2.1.1).

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
  • Other requirements -

    Textbook requirements:
    Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
    Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
    Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.

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0.125 EFTSL
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