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EDMT5532 - Mathematics 1 K-6
Faculty of Education and Social Work - 4 credit points
HECS Band seven
EFTSL: 0.083333333
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Department: Faculty of Education and Social Work
Offered session(s): 1
Teacher/Coordinator: Assoc Prof Janette Bobis

Classes: 1x 1-hr lecture/wk and 1x 1-hr tutorial/wk in weeks 1-9 and 1x 2-hr school based project work/wk in weeks 10-14

Assessment: 1 x mini program 1500 wd (40%) and 1 x critical reflection of readings 1000 wd (20%) and 1 x report of assessment of child 1500 wd (40%)

The focus for this unit is the Number, Algebra and Working Mathematically strands of the NSW Mathematics Syllabus and Australian Curriculum with particular emphasis on the first three years of school. It will explore how children's mathematical thinking strategies develop via a research-based framework of number and will introduce the important connection between assessment and planning for instruction.
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