Description

The mathematical modelling movement in mathematics education at school and university level has been influencing curricula for about 25 years. Lecturers will find material to enhance their teaching and extracurricular activities and educators will find innovative ideas to inform their course design and focus their research, while students will find interesting problems to explore.

Key Features

  • Helps lecturers enhance their teaching and extracurricular activities
  • Provides educators with innovative ideas to inform their course design and focus their research
  • Students will find interesting problems to explore

Readership

Math teachers

Table of Contents

Section A Research in teaching, learning and assessment; Section B Mathematical modelling competitions; Section C Using technology in the teaching of modelling; Section D Models for use in teaching; Section E Teacher education; Section F Innovative modelling courses; Panel discussion.

Details

No. of pages:
342
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
eBook ISBN:
9780857099556
Print ISBN:
9781904275053

About the authors

Q-X Ye

Affiliations and Expertise

Beijing Institute of Technology, China

W Blum

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Kassel, Germany

S K Houston

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Ulster, Ireland

Q-Y Jiang

Affiliations and Expertise

Tsinghua University, China