Problem solving |
The assignments will give the students opportunities to show creativity in finding solutions and develop their problem solving skills. |
Research skills |
The project will make the students independently research a mathematical topic. |
Communication |
Written answers to exercises must be clear and well-structured. Project will help students develop presentation skills. |
Improving own Learning and Performance |
Students are expected to develop their own approach to time-management regarding completion of assignments and projects on time and preparation between lectures. |
Team work |
Students will be encouraged to work on problems in groups during exercise classes. |
Information Technology |
Students will be encouraged to research topics on the internet and can use technology in their presentation |
Application of Number |
Required throughout the course |
Personal Development and Career planning |
Completion of tasks (assignments and presentation) to set deadlines will aid personal development. The course will give indications of whether a student wants to further pursue mathematical analysis and its applications. |
Subject Specific Skills |
Broadens exposure of student to topics in mathematics |