Master of Arts in Mathematics and Pedagogy

Master of Arts in Mathematics and Pedagogy


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The programme emphasizes mathematics subject knowledge, innovative pedagogical practices and flexible teaching environments. It is primarily designed for mathematics teachers who are looking for an opportunity to upgrade their mathematical knowledge and to apply such knowledge to the learning and teaching of mathematics in the school setting. It enables graduates to become competent mathematics teachers, and could greatly enhance the upward mobility of their education careers.

Programme Aims

This programme aims to:

  • Broaden students’ knowledge in Mathematics;
  • Help students Realize how to teach Mathematics in schools from an advanced mathematical point of view;
  • Expose students to different classroom environments and innovative pedagogical practices in Mathematics;
  • Cultivate synergy between subject knowledge and pedagogy in Mathematics; and
  • Foster students’ critical thinking to enable them to become reflective practitioners.

Any aspect of the course and course offerings (including, without limitation, the content of the Course and the manner in which the Course is taught) may be subject to change at any time at the sole discretion of the University. Without limiting the right of the University to amend the course and its course offerings, it is envisaged that changes may be required due to factors such as staffing, enrolment levels, logistical arrangements and curriculum changes.

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