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MAE2010 Primary Mathematics Education 1
Credit Points: 15
SAM1000 Science and Mathematics for Teachers Science and mathematics for teachers

This unit serves to introduce pre-service teachers to the teaching of mathematics in primary school. The structure and content of the mathematics curriculum in primary schools will be examined as well as a range of teaching and learning strategies based on constructivist principles and working collaboratively.  Affective issues relating to mathematics will be addressed. Pre-service teachers will plan, implement and evaluate learning activities with small groups of children and begin the development of a mathematics resource file.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K29Bachelor of Education (Primary to Middle Years) - Bunbury
K15Bachelor of Education (Primary) - Bunbury
K15Bachelor of Education (Primary)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011